Style Dos and Don'ts for Journalists

 
 CHI Franciscan Health

  • always use CHI Franciscan Health for the first reference; may use CHI Franciscan is subsequent references

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

Highline Medical Center

  • always Highline Medical Center in first reference; may use Highline in subsequent references
  • please don’t use Highline Hospital

Harrison Medical Center

  • always Harrison Medical Center in first reference; may use Harrison in subsequent references
  • please don’t use Harrison Hospital

Regional Hospital

  • always Regional Hospital in first reference; may use Regional in subsequent references