Tracey Moffatt, MHA, BSN, RN
Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Quality, Ochsner Health System
Tracey Moffatt is Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) and Vice President of Quality for Ochsner Health System. Tracey leads the system quality initiatives alongside Chief Quality Officer Dr. Richard Guthrie. In addition to serving as the system CNO, Tracey provides guidance for our nursing leaders across the system to continue to advance quality, nursing professional practice, safety and initiatives to make care affordable.
Tracey joins Ochsner with more than 20 years of progressive healthcare leadership experience in nursing, operations and quality. Most recently, she has served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Wellmont Health System in Tennessee. Other prior roles include 19 years of experience with Sisters of Mercy Health System in St. Louis where she was Executive Vice President for Clinical Performance and Chief Nurse Executive, Vice President and Executive Director for Clinical Performance, as well as experience as a leader in Case Management.
Tracey holds a Master's Degree in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Louisiana State University Medical Center. Tracey has been recognized as the Missouri Hospital Association Distinguished Quality Professional and has received the Dr. Ted Sparling Award of Academic Excellence, East Jefferson Hospital Nurse Executive of the Year, and has numerous publications in the areas of disease management and telemedicine.