Category: MHCO News

Hilty Home Assisted Living Recognized for Deficiency Free Survey

The Hilty Home Assisted Living achieved a Deficiency-Free survey from the Ohio Department of Health in April.  This accomplishment was recognized by the Ohio Assisted Living Association, and can be seen at http://ohioassistedliving.org/deficiency-free/  

MHCO EMPLOYEES RECEIVE “STAR” RECOGNITION

Elders, family members and staff nominated several Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO) employees for LeadingAge Ohio STAR Awards. With the tagline, “You Make the Difference!” the STAR Awards are presented annually to create a moment of public recognition for front-line, non-management staff who care for our elderly population. STARS nominees, honored at an April… Read more »

No Fooling! Hilty’s Enhancing Front Entrance

Construction began on April 1 on a front entrance project at Hilty Home.  According to Jason Cox, administrator, a new sidewalk was installed when a large addition was built in front of the Hilty Building several years ago.  Since the sidewalk goes directly to the driveway, the curb was painted bright yellow for safety.  Still,… Read more »

A Gift of Joy and Color!

Need a meaningful gift for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, a birthday or anniversary?  Consider a contribution to the Flower Fund of Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio in honor or in memory of a special individual. Fewer things give more pleasure to our elders, staff, volunteers and members of the community than watching our landscape come… Read more »

Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services Announces Partnership

Dawn Schulte, RN

Dawn Schulte, RN Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services, Bluffton, has announced a partnership with Senior Options, a nonprofit subsidiary of Westminster-Canterbury, Virginia Beach, Virginia.  Senior Options delivers turnkey solutions for home health, hospice services and continuum management. “Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio will continue to own and operate our home health agency,” said Laura… Read more »

Shop “Smile” and Help MMH and Hilty!

  Here’s an easy way to assist Mennonite Memorial Home and Hilty Home this holiday shopping season!  Make your Amazon purchases through Amazon Smile and the company will contribute 0.5% of your eligible purchases to either MMH or Hilty.  Visit smile.amazon.com for details. Funds donated to Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO) or its entities… Read more »

Mennonite Memorial Home on “Best Nursing Homes” List

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in health care rankings, has named Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton, to its 2018-19 “Best Nursing Homes” list.  This year, 2,975 nursing homes earned the designation by being rated High Performing in either Short-Stay Rehabilitation or Overall ratings and at least Average in the other. The U.S. News… Read more »

Niswander Honored at National Conference

  Joanne Niswander, Maple Crest Senior Living Village, has been selected as one of 10 individuals to be featured in an exhibit at the LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO, October 28-31 in Philadelphia.  “Words of Wisdom” is part of a Public Ageism display located at the Philadelphia City Hall courtyard.  The exhibit will be up… Read more »