Cassandra James, DBA, RN, CHC

Vice President, Ethics and Compliance

Dr. Cassandra James is a South Carolina native, US Army Veteran, and Registered Nurse specializing in Hospital Clinic Management and Corporate Compliance. She has more than 25 years' experience as a Registered Nurse and 10 years' experience as a Director of Operations of healthcare Joint Ventures. Cassandra has served many healthcare organizations in corporate healthcare compliance for over six years as a consultant. She is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC), skilled in healthcare audit & monitoring, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing.

Dr. James' special interests are ethical issues relating to health regulations in underserved communities. She is also a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) providing supportive services to abused and neglected children assigned to the Youth Court system. Dr. James is a published author of a recent study focusing on medical billing errors relating to interdisciplinary team documentation. She enjoys hiking, running, and sewing.

Dr. James earned her nursing degree from Central Carolina Technical College. She continued her education at South University, earning both her Baccalaureate of Healthcare Administration and Master's of Business Administration. She attended Trident University International where she received a Doctorate of Business Administration.