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Leann DiDomenico McAllister

Leann DiDomenico McAllister

Leann DiDomenico McAllister, MBA is the administrative director and co-founder of Performance Pediatrics, a primary-care pediatric "micro practice" in Plymouth, Mass. She also serves on the operations committee of the Pediatric Physician’s Association at Boston Children’s Hospital. Contact Leann via LinkedIn.

Leann DiDomenico McAllister, MBA is the administrative director and co-founder of Performance Pediatrics, a primary-care pediatric "micro practice" in Plymouth, Mass. She also serves on the operations committee of the Pediatric Physician’s Association at Boston Children’s Hospital. Contact Leann via LinkedIn. - See more at: http://www.physicianspractice.com/blog/its-time-put-portability-back-hip...

Leann DiDomenico McAllister, MBA is the administrative director and co-founder of Performance Pediatrics, a primary-care pediatric "micro practice" in Plymouth, Mass. She also serves on the operations committee of the Pediatric Physician’s Association at Boston Children’s Hospital. Contact Leann via LinkedIn.

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Retail-based medical clinics have their drawbacks, but they sometimes provide useful alternatives to patients.

If it were possible to predict insurance payments, I wouldn’t be so overwhelmed by appeals and take backs.

Measures to protect privacy sound good in theory, but unnecessary protections raise the cost and lower the efficiency of legitimate medical record sharing

It's time to take patient collections out of physicians' practices to truly have patients make responsible choices about their healthcare dollars.

Patients expect more transparency for the cost of their healthcare, but I wonder if sharing my practice's fees and contracted rates will violate RICO.

Primary-care practices are unfairly blamed for not providing enough care and advice to patients.

A recent interaction with a patient over who should and shouldn't pay copays due to income got me thinking about how income equality affects healthcare costs.

Atul Gawande and others tend to speak about healthcare as if it is simple and straightforward. But those of us on the front lines know it is multi-layered and diverse.

My husband and I owe the success of our practice to being a micropractice and our participation in an independent physician association.

Current HIPAA regulations are prohibiting provider-to-provider communications and, in turn, hurting both patients and physicians.

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