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The Columbus Organization Acquires Shift New Jersey to Become New Jersey’s Leading Support Coordination Company

Wednesday September 1, 2021

The Columbus Organization announced the acquisition of Shift New Jersey, a support coordination, transition assessment, and job/college support agency with close to a decade of experience in the state. With this acquisition, The Columbus Organization’s team of 58 Support Coordinators, Supervisors, and Directors will now serve over 1,600 individuals, making it the leading Support Coordination […]


The Columbus Organization Launches Revolutionary Model in Care Coordination

Thursday July 22, 2021

In the ongoing pursuit of methods for reducing healthcare financial risk and improving health outcomes, The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized pioneer in care coordination services, has again taken the lead by introducing an innovative model for delivering services to individuals with intellectual/developmental (IDD), behavioral, medical, and complex care challenges. The proprietary model, ACCOMPLISH™ is […]


The Columbus Organization Receives 4th Consecutive CARF Accreditation

Thursday June 24, 2021

With intense scrutiny placed on the quality of healthcare service delivery, accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) has long been considered the highest honor a care coordination company can receive. The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized provider of services for individuals with intellectual/developmental (IDD) and behavioral health challenges, today announced that […]


Making a Difference in Delaware

Tuesday June 1, 2021

We’re making a difference in Delaware! The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized provider of care coordination services for individuals with intellectual/developmental (IDD) and behavioral health challenges and the leading care coordination agency in Delaware, is pleased to be recognized for their leadership in the state. The company has just received the “Innovation in Person Centered […]


The Columbus Organization Meets Requirements to be Designated as a Qualified Organization in Florida

Wednesday March 10, 2021

The Columbus Organization today announced that the Agency for Persons with Disabilities for the State of Florida (APD) has determined that the company currently met the requirements to be designated as a “Qualified Organization” and will be formally designated once Chapter 65G-14 is entirely promulgated.  As one of the first support coordination agencies to achieve this designation, The […]


The Columbus Organization Continues to Build its Learning and Development Capability

Thursday February 11, 2021

February 11, 2021 – The Columbus Organization today announced the promotion of Dan Guidice to Manager of Organizational Effectiveness. Dan was formerly a Training Specialist for Columbus in the State of Delaware, one of the company’s largest customers. In that role he led efforts to build Delaware’s Coordinators, called Community Navigators, into one of the […]


The Columbus Organization demonstrates top scores in customer satisfaction

Thursday November 19, 2020

November 18, 2020 – The Columbus Organization today announced the results of their 2020 Customer Satisfaction survey.  The annual survey critically assesses service recipient/guardian satisfaction across eight dimensions:  (1) Understanding client needs, (2) Listening/support in developing person-centered goals, (3) Appointment adherence, (4) Responsiveness, (5) Ease of contact, (6) Advocacy, (7) Respectfulness, and (8) Expertise in […]


The Columbus Organization Announces Completion of Statewide Coverage for Waiver Support Coordination

Wednesday September 16, 2020

Sept. 16, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized provider of care coordination services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and the largest support coordination organization in Florida, is pleased to announce that it has expanded its service in support coordination to the Southern and Southeastern APD Regions.   In May 2020 Columbus opened its […]


Patricia Rendon named as The Columbus Organization’s Executive Director, Care Coordination in Florida

Tuesday September 8, 2020

Patricia Rendon named as The Columbus Organization’s Executive Director, Care Coordination in Florida The Columbus Organization is pleased to announce that Patricia (Patti) Rendon has been appointed to the position of Florida Executive Director, Care Coordination. This appointment, effective September 2, 2020, is part of The Columbus Organization’s ongoing strategic plan to reach, support, and […]


The Columbus Organization Acquires the Support Coordination Assets of Advocates in Action in New Jersey

Tuesday September 1, 2020

  WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 1, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a CARF-accredited and nationally recognized provider of support coordination and other services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced the acquisition of the assets of Advocates in Action, a provider of support coordination services in the state of New Jersey. This addition will continue to expand […]


The Columbus Organization Secures its Position as the Largest Provider of Support Coordination in Florida; Assumes the Support Coordination Assets of Rendon Support Services

Wednesday July 1, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., July 1, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized provider of support coordination and other services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced the completed assimilation of the support coordination assets of Rendon Support Services. This will further grow The Columbus Organization’s services in the Tampa/St. Petersburg Area with nearly 450 additional individuals and […]


A Columbus Navigator Webinar: Handling the New Normal in Your Home, Challenges and Techniques for Dealing with COVID-19

Wednesday June 17, 2020

We hope you enjoyed the webinar! If you were unable to attend, we have recorded the webinar and posted it below for you to view! Topic: Handling the New Normal in Your Home, Challenges and Techniques for Dealing with COVID-19  Date and Time: June 25, 2020 from 1:00-1:45 PM       You can now watch this webinar and all future […]


The Columbus Organization Acquires Support Coordination Assets of Community Support Network

Friday May 1, 2020

The Columbus Organization, a nationally recognized provider of support coordination and other services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced the acquisition of Community Support Network (CSN), a leading provider of support coordination services in the Tampa Bay area of Florida. This addition will expand The Columbus Organization’s services to more than 1,000 individuals and their families and guardians in the Suncoast Region.


The Columbus Organization Appoints Tanya Wyant as New Jersey Executive State Director

Monday March 23, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., March 23, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a leading provider of support coordination services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced that Tanya Wyant, PhD, has been appointed as Executive State Director in New Jersey, overseeing support coordination services in the state. She will be leading a team of support coordinators across the state with a […]


A Message to our Families and Stakeholders: COVID-19

Saturday March 14, 2020

A Message to our Families and Stakeholders:  Dear Families,  At The Columbus Organization, the health and well-being of our individuals, their families, employees and communities where we live and serve is our highest priority. As concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) mount, we want to assure you that we are closely monitoring the situation and taking additional precautions to keep […]


The Columbus Organization Joins Broad Effort to Celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Thursday March 12, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., March 12, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a leading provider of care coordination services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced its participation in National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each March. March has been recognized as Developmental Disability Awareness Month since 1987 when President Ronald Reagan issued […]


The Columbus Organization Pioneers Quality Improvement Approaches to Improve Outcomes for Individuals

Tuesday January 28, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 28, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a leading provider of care coordination services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, has consistently been increasing efforts to improve quality and outcomes for individuals being supported. Focusing heavily on compliance, quality, and outcomes, The Columbus Organization’s Quality Assurance department, led by Melissa Richards, Ph.D., LBA, BCBA-D, will […]


The Columbus Organization Makes Statement on Support Coordination in Florida

Tuesday January 28, 2020

As one of the largest providers of support coordination services in Florida, The Columbus Organization (“Columbus”) has been closely following the progress of SB 82 proposed by Senator Bean. We believe this bill has served as a good first step in initiating dialogue with the shared goal of improving the quality and breadth of support […]


The Columbus Organization Announces Several Key Infrastructure Investments

Friday January 10, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 10, 2020 – The Columbus Organization, a leading provider of case management services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, recently announced several key investments in the Company’s infrastructure to accommodate the rapid growth of the Company.  “We continue to make investments in The Columbus Organization that advance our ability to serve an ever-larger […]


The Columbus Organization Acquires Progressive Journey Group in Central Florida

Thursday January 2, 2020

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Columbus Organization, a leading provider of case management services for individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, today announced the acquisition of Progressive Journey Group (PJG), a leading provider of support coordination for the Spanish speaking I/DD community in central Florida. “The acquisition of PJG gives The Columbus Organization a leading […]


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