Cheryl Miller-Scott, DrOT, OTR/L
Dr. Cheryl Miller-Scott is a licensed occupational therapist and the Vice President of Therapy Operations for HealthSouth Corporation’s more than 120 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals. She is a licensed occupational therapist in the state of Florida, with more than 30 years of experience working with physically impaired adults and children. Dr. Miller-Scott is NDTA and Sensory Integration certified, and specializes in neurological rehabilitation. She currently oversees physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for HealthSouth’s 121 hospitals, which are distributed over 37 states. She received her doctoral degree in 2014 from Nova Southeastern University, and has most recently trained in six sigma and Lean management leadership principals. She completed her dissertation with a specialty in patient education and health literacy. Cheryl has also served as adjunct faculty for Nova Southeastern University, Florida International University, and Barry University.
Dr. Miller was selected by the AOTA to System Changes in Health Care Focus Group on February 29 and March 1, 2016. She gave a presentation to the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists Association called “Evidence-Based Health Literacy Training for Occupational Therapy Professionals” on April 12, 2016. Dr. Miller also serves on the Cerner EMR Rehabilitation Strategic Council.