Aetna's Aexcel Designation for Clinical Performance & Efficiency

Digestive Disease Associates of Rockland has once again been designated by the Aetna Health Plan with their Aexcel Quality and Efficiency Designation for 2017 and 2018.  Our practice has meet the following clinical performance criteria:

  • Specialty Board Certification in Gastroenterology from the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Outcomes that met or exceeds the claims-based clinical performace standards as established by ASGE, AGA and ACG
  • GIQUIC Outcome Registry participation for 2016
  • Meaningful Use Stage 2 Certification for 2016 as required by CMS
  • Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) participation for 2016.

Please look for the blue star next to the name of our physicians in your Aetna on-line directory. 

The blue star aexcel star on the results page identifies Aexcel® specialists.


  We are pleased to announce that Dr Janice Jang will be joining our professional staff in July 2021. Dr Jang will be completing her fellowship in Gastroenterology at NYU Langone Health in June...

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