Columbia Health is part of the University’s Facilities and Operations division on the Morningside Campus. Our team has more than 140 individuals, including medical providers, therapists, psychiatrists, disability specialists, health promotion specialists, nutritionists, peer counselors, support staff, and administrative professionals.

Led by Melanie Bernitz, M.D., MPH Interim Associate Vice President/Medical Director, Columbia Health comprises the following programs and services for Columbia students:

Central administration at Columbia Health includes Finance, Facilities, and Information Technology.

Mission and Vision

Columbia Health provides integrated and accessible services and programs that support the well-being of the campus community and the personal and academic development of students.


Columbia Health is fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). All Columbia Health providers are credentialed in accordance with State and Federal mandates as well as AAAHC requirements.

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Last updated April 27, 2016