Elaine Miller

BSc (Hons) OT

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Specialisms

Orthopaedic injuries including complex and multiple fractures.

  • Upper and lower limb amputations.
  • Spinal injuries.
  • Internal injuries including renal complications.
  • Chronic pain.
  • Burns.
  • Neurological conditions including adult Cerebral Palsy, Parkinsons, Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis.
  • Oncology and palliative care.
  • Multi pathology medical management, including arthritic conditions, heart disease, respiratory disease, diabetes, sensory loss, cellulitis, poor skin integrity and pressure management.
  • Moving and handling.
  • Associated hand injury.
  • Associated psychological trauma following traumatic events.

Clinical Currency Statement

As at February 2021, I am engaged in the role of Case Manager for Unite Professionals Limited for an average of 44 hours per month.  I also work as a Specialist Advisor for CQC for an average of 2 hours per month.

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Specific Injuries Experience

Employment Profile

Qualifications and Membership

  • BSc (Hons) 2:1 Occupational Therapy, The University of Liverpool (1999).
  • The University of Liverpool, Access to Occupational Therapy Course (1996).
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT).
  • Royal College of Occupational Therapists – Specialist Section – Orthopaedic (RCOTSS-IP).
  • Case Management Society UK (CMSUK).

Career History

Publications

Research: 

  • 2015: Presentation for research in ‘Managing Distressing Symptoms of Advanced Dementia with Specialist Seating’, 4th Horatio Festival of Psychiatric Nursing, Canada.

Poster: 

  • 2009: Poster presentation at the World Congress Oncology and Palliative Care for ‘Stairway to Heaven’.

Speaker: 

  • June 2000: Key speaker and organiser of a major tripartite conference, hosted by The Hope Hospital, COT and The Cochrane Collaboration. Presented on ‘The Cochrane Collaboration and Occupational Therapy: An Emerging Partnership, which was later published in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy.

Publication: 

  • 2002: My clinical work with post-stroke clients featured in the Stroke Association Guide for Good Practice.

Home Base

Cheshire