Elaine Miller

BSc (Hons) OT

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Specialisms

  • Complex neurological conditions (such as stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) and adult Cerebral Palsy.
  • Oncology and palliative care.
  • Physical disability including complex orthopaedic injuries.
  • Multiple Fractures.
  • Amputations.
  • Dementia.
  • Multi pathology medical management, including arthritic conditions, heart disease, respiratory disease, diabetes, sensory loss, cellulitis, poor skin integrity and pressure management.
  • Falls assessment and prevention including osteoporosis screening.

Clinical Currency Statement

As at June 2020, I am engaged in the role of Case Manager for Unite Professionals for an average of 102 hours per month. I also work as an Independent Occupational Therapist for an average of 12 hours per month.

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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