Updated on November 19, 2021

How has Menno Haven been directly affected?

In accordance with CMS guidance, we deploy team member and resident testing schedules based on the percentage of positivity of COVID-19 in Franklin County.

Menno Haven currently has 3 team members and 0 positive residents. 

To date: We have experienced 22 deaths of Residents who had tested positive for COVID-19. We currently have over 70 Residents who have successfully recovered.

Currently there are over 226 team members who have recovered from COVID-19.

Visitation

We are strictly following guidance by the CDC, CMS, and other regulating authorities.

Independent Living:

Free flow of visitors to Independent Living homes. It is recommended that high risk individuals wear masks.

Skilled Nursing:

Menno Haven is following guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Health,

 Please call the local facility in order to discuss visitation availability at this time.

  • Brookview Health Care Center, 717-263-8545
  • Chambers Pointe Health Care Center, 717-261-4158
  • Menno Haven Rehabilitation Center, 717-217-2900

In accordance with the Dept. of Health, we are posting our Reopening Implementation Plan publicly, which you can view below.

Personal Care:

Menno Haven is following guidance from PA Department of Human Services.

 Please call the local facility in order to discuss visitation availability at this time.

  • Brookview Personal Care/Village Square, 717-261-2490
  • Chambers Pointe Personal Care/Manor, 717-261-2338
  • Menno Haven Memory Homes, 700 House: 717-377-7384    702 House: 717-377-7496

Menno Haven’s Re-Opening Plans

As Menno Haven serves the most vulnerable population to COVID-19, our reopening plan will be more conservative than the public at large.

We are currently operating at Recovery Level 2.3

For more details read this document: reopening-plan-level-2-3

Information For Residents

If you have been tested for COVID-19: Please let us know by contacting the Community Nurse at 717.263.6620  *Residents of Menno Haven Only

Beware of COVID-19 Scams: Read this link for more information from the State Police. Click here to read more

How is Menno Haven preparing?

Menno Haven has continued to closely monitor the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. We have taken proactive steps to protect our residents and team members.

We have created this website to provide up-to-date information to our residents, families, and the public.

This page will updated as needed to provide pertinent information.

  • Our team is diligently monitoring updates put forth by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and state and local health departments and promptly enacting their recommended guidelines.
  • We are providing residents and families’ information via this website, which will be updated regularly, so they can stay informed.

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

The symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to other respiratory illnesses, such as the common cold and flu. The most common of these symptoms include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of Taste and Smell
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

How can I protect myself and others?

The best prevention for COVID-19, the flu and colds, is to practice proper handwashing and respiratory etiquette. Help stop the spread of viruses by:

  • GET VACCINATED!
  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when coughing or sneezing.
  • Follow masking guidelines
  • Clean surfaces frequently, including countertops, light switches, cell phones and other frequently touched items.
  • If you are sick, stay home and avoid contact with others.

Choose safe activities chart recommended by the CDC: Click Here to view

Additional Resources

CDC Prevent Getting Sick

CDC Situation Summary

World Health Organization

Wellspan Health

For questions related to Menno Haven’s COVID-19 response, including limitations on visitors, please email Covid19questions@mennohaven.org