Columbus Regional Health award for innovation

Columbus Regional Health was recently recognized with a first-place award for innovation by Design Management Institute.

Columbus Regional Health opened its Innovation Center in 2011. The center uses tools such as design thinking to collaborate, test and adopt best practices faster.

Columbus Regional Health was among 14 organizations recognized during the 2017 dmi:Design Value Awards in early fall in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The annual awards ceremony recognizes organizations who have delivered value through design or design management practices. Awards are open to consultants, government agencies, non-profit organizations, educators and corporations of any size. Columbus Regional Health competed among companies such as Kaiser Permanente, Philips and Humana.

For more information on the Innovation Center at Columbus Regional Health, visit For more information on the Design Management Institute, visit