Terry Moore serves as vice president of health Policy at Abt Associates. Since joining Abt in 1995, she has directed numerous large-scale initiatives for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, including the Development, Maintenance and Support of Hospital Clinical Quality Measures for the ARRA HITECH project. She provided technical and managerial direction to a large team of clinicians, measure developers and data analysts who developed multiple e-Measures for national implementation in Meaningful Use Stages 2 and 3.
Moore currently manages business development, strategy and a broad portfolio of federal, state and privately funded health services research projects and an interdisciplinary team of health services researchers.
Moore’s work focuses on long-term and post-acute care quality, state and federal public reporting initiatives, health service delivery, patient assessment and quality improvement/quality measurement. Her population-focused work addresses vulnerable populations such as elders with chronic conditions and persons with disabilities. Her research spans various clinical settings, including hospitals, home health agencies and nursing homes.
- Bertrand, R. M., Porchak, T. L., Moore, T. J., Hurd, D. T., Shier, V., Sweetland, R., & Simmons, S. F. The Nursing Home Dining Assistant Program: A Demonstration Project. J Gerontol Nurs 2011 Feb 23;37(2):34-43. Epub 2010 Aug 23.
- Bertrand, R. M., Moore, T. J., Hurd, D. T., Shier, V., Sweetland, R., Simmons, S. F., & Schnelle, J. F. (2008). The Study of Paid Feeding Assistant Programs. The Consultant Dietitian, 32(2), 1–6.
- Simmons, S.F., Bertrand, R., Shier, V., Sweetland, R., Moore, T.J., Hurd, D. and J. F. Schnelle, A Preliminary Evaluation of the Paid Feeding Assistant Regulation: Impact on Feeding Assistance Care Process Quality in Nursing Homes. Gerontologist. 2007 April; 47 (2), 184–92.
- Mor V, Berg K, Angelelli J, Gifford D, Morris J, Moore T. The quality of quality measurement in U.S. nursing homes. Gerontologist. 2003 Apr;43 Spec No 2:37-46.
- Mor V, Angelelli J, Jones R, Roy J, Moore T, Morris J. Inter-rater reliability of nursing home quality indicators in the U.S. BMC Health Serv Res. 2003 Nov 4;3(1):20.
- Mor V, Angelelli J, Gifford D, Morris J, Moore T. Benchmarking and quality in residential and nursing homes: lessons from the US. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2003 Mar;18(3):258-66.
- Berg K, Mor V, Morris J, Murphy KM, Moore T, Harris Y: Identification and evaluation of existing nursing homes quality indicators. Health Care Financing Review 2002, 23(4):19-36.