Style Dos and Don'ts for Journalists

 
 CHI Franciscan Health
  • Always CHI Franciscan Health on first reference; may use Franciscan in subsequent references
  • Never called Franciscan Healthcare

St. Joseph Medical Center

  • Always St. Joseph Medical Center on first reference; may use St. Joseph in subsequent references
  • Please do not refer to the hospital as St. Joe, St. Joe’s, St. Joseph Hospital or St. Joseph’s

St. Clare Hospital

  • Always St. Clare Hospital on first reference; may use St. Clare in subsequent references
  • Please do not refer to the hospital as St. Clare’s
  • Never spelled as St. Claire (hospital name does not contain an "i")

St. Francis Hospital

  • Always St. Francis Hospital on first reference; may use St. Francis in subsequent references
  • St. Francis is spelled with an “i” not an “e”
  • Please do not refer to the hospital as St. Francis’s
  • The hospital is no longer called St. Francis Community Hospital

St. Anthony Hospital

  • Always St. Anthony Hospital on first reference; may use St. Anthony in subsequent references
  • Please do not refer to the hospital as St. Anthony’s

St. Elizabeth Hospital

  • Always St. Elizabeth Hospital on first reference; may use St. Elizabeth in subsequent references
  • Please do not refer to the hospital as St. Elizabeth's

St.

  • Never Saint; St. is always abbreviated when used in our hospital names