Category: COVID-19 Information and Updates

Get the most up-to-date information about how MHCO is responding to COVID-19.

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 »

Thanksgiving Resident Outings

We anticipate some families and/or elders may want to make visits outside the facilities for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We have put a comprehensive plan in place to make this as safe as possible for everyone involved.  We also know that MHCO plans are subject to change based on the spread of COVID-19 and state orders… Read more »

Gov. DeWine’s Statewide Address

On November 11, 2020, Governor DeWine addressed the state of Ohio on the current status of the COVID-19 Pandemic and what can be done to reverse recent trends.  You can watch this address by clicking on the link below. Please work with us to help curb community spread as we are now entering the holiday… Read more »

Indoor Visitation Update

MHCO has finalized a plan to open in-person indoor visitation to some campuses.  Currently, indoor visitation to Mennonite Memorial Home, Maple Crest, and Willow Ridge is scheduled to begin on October 21st.  Commencement of visitation at Hilty Home has not yet been scheduled, due to current case status in Putnam County.   Case status and other… Read more »

Ohio Mask Mandate – What it means for MHCO

Today, Governor DeWine’s order requiring Ohioans to wear masks in public and in businesses goes into effect throughout Ohio.  This announcement also issues a travel advisory for those traveling to and from certain states.  The details of this order can be found in the press release published on the coronavirus.ohio.gov website.   Previously, masks were already… Read more »

MHCO Accepting Admissions at All Campuses

All Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio campuses (Mennonite Memorial Home, Hilty Home, Maple Crest and Willow Ridge) are now accepting COVID-negative admissions directly from the community and local hospitals.  Advancements in access to resident testing and personal protective equipment have allowed us to admit elders directly from the hospital, their home or another long-term care… Read more »