Marvette E. Lowrie-Morris, RN, MSM (Hons), LNHA, CLNC

Marvette E. Lowrie-Morris, RN, MSM (Hons), LNHA, CLNC

MarValdo Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC dba NURSEConnect
P.O. Box 691
Bloomfield , CT 06002
Office: 860-604-0823
Fax: 860-243-2814

Introduction

Mrs. Lowrie-Morris, RN is a clinically active Registered Nurse, Clinical Risk Manager, and Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with over 28 years experience working in Nursing Homes and Acute Care Hospitals.

Her in-depth knowledge of all aspects of Nursing Home Clinical and Operational management enables her to identify the standard of care and deviation from the standard of care across the continuum.

Marvette holds certifications in both MDS 3.0 and MDS 2.0 and can readily identify adherence to or deviations from the resident's (patient's) plan of care or failure to develop a comprehensive plan of care.

She also has 15 years experience as a Certified Operating Room Nurse specializing in Cardio-Vascular and General Surgery as a scrub and circulating nurse.

Experienced Expert Witness in Nursing Home Negligence cases: Deviations from standards of care, Pressure Ulcers, Falls with injuries, Weight Loss, Malnutrition, Dehydration, wrongful death, sexual assault of Nursing Home residents, staff abuse and negligence of residents, failure to protect and prevent harm, resident to resident injuries, sepsis, urosepsis, aspiration pneumonia, choking, lack of policies and procedures, and inadequate staffing levels.

Additional experience: HIV/AIDS Dementia residents, Mentally Ill residents residing in Nursing Homes, former inmates residing in Nursing Homes, individuals with drug and alcohol addiction (history and/or active users) residing in nursing homes.

For case review or questions about your case please email or call Marvette:

melbrandie@comcast.net
860-604-0823

Marvaldo Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC dba NURSEConnect

Attorney references available on request.


Areas of Expertise

  • Elder Abuse
  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Long Term Care
  • Medical Records
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Homes
  • Nutrition
  • Social Work/Social Services
  • Wound Care/Pressure Sores
  • Wrongful Death

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Clinically active Registered Nurse, Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, former Director of Nursing, Certified Legal Nurse Consultant, MDS 2.0/3.0 Certified
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: National Alliance of Certified Legal Nurse Consultant 2010
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants 2011
CT-AALNC 203 Secretary/Treasurer
American College of Health Care Administrators 2000
Connecticut Chapter ACHCA - Secretary 2009-2012
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Preceptor for student nurses
Preceptor for Administrators in training
Design and present selected topics on Nursing Home Care
Key note speaker- 2009 C.N.A graduating class Capital Community College
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Nursing Home negligence: Deviations in the standard of care, wrongful death, falls , failure to implement care plans to prevent potential harm, medication errors, weight loss and malnutrition , Sexual exploitation of a Nursing Home Resident, pressure ulcer prevention, development and deterioration, aspiration pneumonia, and death from choking.

Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: - Screen cases for merit
- Define the Standard of Care
- Define deviations from and adherence to the Standard of Care
- Identify potential defendants
- Thorough review of medical records, hospital/Nursing Home policies and procedures, Staff training
- Interview clients, key witnesses and experts
- recommend and formulate deposition questions
- Provide analysis and summary of depositions

Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Fee schedule available on request

References

Attorney references available on request.