Martie Moore, Author at McKnight's Long Term Care News
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Martie Moore

Most recent articles by Martie Moore

Martie L. Moore, RN, MAOM, CPHQ

The power of biases

Establishing processes to utilize root cause analysis for quality improvement is necessary, but it takes discipline. One of the first steps is to challenge your own beliefs about safety and quality failures.

Martie L. Moore, RN, MAOM, CPHQ

Malnourishment: Your issue and mine

I was amazed how I lost 10 pounds while being in the hospital. I made a joke with a friend of mine who is a dietician about the “hospital diet.” She became very serious and stated, “You know we do more harm than good to our patients by the lack of attention to malnourishment.” In looking to the research, she is correct.

Martie L. Moore, RN, MAOM, CPHQ

What is the value of your brand?

As a nursing leader, I rarely gave credence to branding and the value of a name, until I was sitting in a local coffee shop. I was interviewing for a new position at a nearby hospital in town when I observed an interesting group wearing branded clothing. Person after person saw the brand and came over to the group to mention how much their hospital meant to them.

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