Catherine Miller, MSW, LCSW-C, ACM-SW
Vice President, Clinical Operations, University of Maryland Medical Center
Catherine Miller, MSW, LCSW-C, ACM-SW is the Vice President, Clinical Operations at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). She is responsible for a wide range of functions, including but not limited to patient care services, rehabilitation (physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology), respiratory therapy, clinical nutrition, pastoral care, and care management.
Catherine began her career at UMMC in 2000 as a social worker for OB-GYN patients. She most recently led the Department of Care Management as its director since 2019. A respected thought leader in the clinical social work arena, she has published and presented on improved outcomes in case management, length of stay, patient flow and women’s and children's health. She has also been awarded numerous grants to support her work, and has been named a "Health Care Hero" by The Daily Record.
Catherine has championed diversity and inclusion efforts, including leadership of an initiative which increased social work interns and candidates from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). She has shared her expertise as adjunct faculty at the University of Maryland School of Social Work and serves on the membership committee of the American Case Management Association (Maryland chapter).
Catherine earned a Master's Degree in Social Work (Health Concentration) at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, and obtained her Bachelor of Arts at St. Mary's College of Maryland.