Author: Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio

Resident Visitation Update

Earlier this week, the Ohio Department of Health released the “7th Amended Director’s Order to Limit Access to Ohio’s Nursing Homes and Similar Facilities, with Exceptions”.  This order allows us to expand access to resident visitation.  Our policies have been adjusted to reflect this new order, with the most significant change being the allowance of… Read more »

Meet our newest Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

We would like to thank SumiRiko Ohio, Inc (SRK) and McGohan Brabender for being MHCO’s latest Corporate Sponsors! You can see a complete list of MHCO’s Corporate Sponsors at https://mhcoliving.org/corporate-sponsors/ Our sponsors’ contributions have had a significant impact on our community, and allow us to continue to be a pioneer in providing senior care. If… Read more »

MHCO Affiliation Update

Elizabeth Kelly, Board Chair

Last December we sent Requests for Proposals to several long-term care organizations. We chose the recipients based on Mission, Vision and Values similar to ours. A number of organizations expressed interest but stated that they are not able to make a proposal at this time. Many organizations are in transition or unable to navigate an… Read more »

Resident Excursions

Over the past several weeks during which the COVID-19 vaccine has been available, we have seen a decrease in COVID-19 transmission both in the community and on our campuses.  We would like to thank our residents, families and staff for their diligent efforts in helping reduce the spread.  We are not yet in the clear,… Read more »

MHCO Volunteer Update

Chris Moser, Director of Resource Development and Church Relations

Dear MHCO Volunteer, Greetings and happy Valentine’s from Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio! I am so pleased to reach out to you to thank you for your volunteer participation with MHCO.  My goal today is to share a brief update on MHCO and some specifics in relation to MHCO’s Volunteer Program as we look to… Read more »

Daren Lee Named Acting COO

Daren Lee, COO

On August 1st of 2020, Daren Lee transitioned into a dual role of Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio Team Leader and Director of Maple Crest and Independent Living by the Board of Directors.  During his time in this role, he has coordinated leadership team meetings, facilitated continued collaboration between campuses, and explored opportunities to better… Read more »

Resident Christmas Outings

We have a plan that supports residents making visits outside the Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio campuses. Please know that MHCO plans are subject to change based on the spread of COVID-19 and state orders that pertain to congregant living. The full plan and guidelines can be found here:  https://mhcoliving.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Christmas-Guidelines-2020-2.pdf Some of the basic requirements… Read more »

COVID-19 Vaccine Update from MHCO

Many questions are swirling about COVID-19 vaccinations as they are being discussed heavily in the news.  While there is still much yet to be known, MHCO is planning for the vaccine distribution at our campuses.  This is an update as to where things currently stand, and to share as much information as possible. It is… Read more »

MHCO to Explore Future Affiliation

In January of 2019 the Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio Board and Leaders engaged in strategic planning for the future. While a discussion regarding intentional consideration of affiliation with other organizations was held during that 2019 meeting, the decision was made to focus on aspects of our strategic plan that would improve operations. In early… Read more »