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Jeanne L. MacDonald, MD






Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Medical Education
  • MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Tufts Medical Center
Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group

News & Events

  • This Mom is Carrying her Terminally Ill Child to Term to Save Lives

    Article in Self magazine quotes Jeanne Macdonald, MD, director of MassGeneral Hospital for Children Perinatal Palliative Care service.

  • New NICU Celebrates 10 Years of Giving Hope to Babies and Their Families

    For NICU staff, August 2016 marked 10 years of providing care for MGHfC’s most fragile patients and their families in a new space. The new NICU first opened in August 2006 and became a sacred space where staff and families shared life’s most difficult and beautiful moments and formed long-term bonds with one another.

  • Running for more miracles

    For the third consecutive year, Jeanne MacDonald, MD, of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, will take to the Boston Marathon course April 18 to benefit MassGeneral Hospital for Children’s Palliative Care Service.

  • Going the Distance for Pediatric Palliative Care

    Jeanne MacDonald, MD, cares for MGHfC's most fragile babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, some of whom receive palliative care for serious, chronic and sometimes life-threatening illnesses. This year will mark her third consecutive Boston Marathon running for Pediatric Palliative Care.

  • Marathoners run for Pediatric Palliative Care

    On Patriot's Day, ‪MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) physicians Jeanne MacDonald Avram Traum will run the Boston Marathon in support of MGHfC’s Pediatric Palliative Care Service as part of the Miles for Mass General program.

  • Lacing up for kids’ care

    For marathoners Jeanne MacDonald, MD, of the MGH Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Catherine Chapin, MD, a pediatric resident, and Kevin Timulty, a Braintree police officer, giving back is part of their everyday jobs.


Pediatric Critical Care Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-9040

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