Cumbey is the Director of Quality Management, Health Services at SC Department of Health
and Environmental Control (DHEC). Her professional background includes 9 years in
Cardiovascular Critical Care, 5 years as Associate Professor at the Medical University of
South Carolina and the Medical University Hospital, and 21 years in public health
management at the district and state levels.
Dr. Cumbey has published research on job satisfaction and
organizational variables of structure, technology and environment. Professional interests
include planning, health outcomes, quality management, job satisfaction, work force
development, performance measurement, risk management, and public health assessment and
Dorothy A. Cumbey, Ph.D., MS., R.N.
Director, Quality Management, Health Services
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
Robert Mills Building
1751 Calhoun Street, Box 101106
Phone: (803) 898-0818
Fax: (803) 989-0557