2020 November

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the acceptance of telehealth, and it is here to stay. Community leaders know that ignoring telehealth is not an option and are now incorporating telehealth strategies into their communities. Are you currently faced with selecting a technology platform that will elevate resident care, as well as address workflow and operational obstacles, reporting and tracking requirements, personnel challenges, regulatory and liability considerations?

2020 November

Nancy Hopkins-Garris, Executive Director at Pleasant View, Inc. (PVI), is scheduled to retire in January after 35 years with the organization – 29 years as Executive Director. During her time at the helm, PVI has grown in the number of… Continue Reading…

2020 November

by George Finney, CRPSEverence Director of Retirement Services One significant stressor challenges many employees Many organizations are trying creative ways to help employees stay positive during the pandemic. Yet, these methods often don’t address one key cause of their employees’… Continue Reading…

2020 November

Our 2021 Mennonite Health Assembly will be completely online on Tuesday, March 9 through Thursday, March 11 from noon to 3:00 pm Eastern Time each day. We will have three excellent keynote speakers: Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, author of Trauma… Continue Reading…

2020 NovemberYour Words

What Are You Thankful For? I am thankful for both positive and negative opportunities to more fully embrace the growing edges of my leadership skills. Missy Kauffman Schrock Center for Healing & Hope, Executive Director Good leadership during difficult times…. Continue Reading…

2020 November

While participating in LeadingAge (national nonprofit senior living association) sessions this past week, I noticed employee retention along with diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) were the hot topics on the program.  The issues around employee engagement and retention are at… Continue Reading…

2020 November

by Clare Krabill, MHS Chief Operating Officer By now you have all heard the following questions on more than one occasion: What are you thankful for during this time? What changes have you made that you would like to continue… Continue Reading…

2020 November

Each October MHS contacts our members to update member information and to obtain information to calculate the next year’s dues. This year as MHS leadership considered 2021 MHS member dues we knew we needed to take a different approach.  Thus,… Continue Reading…