Advertising Rates - Specifications

As the official journal of the Catholic Health Association of the United States, Health Progress features topics important to the Catholic health ministry including community benefit, continuum of care and aging services, ethics, grassroots advocacy, public policy and federal affairs, ministry and leadership development, mission integration and sponsorship.

Health Progress is distributed as a benefit of CHA membership to leaders in Catholic hospitals, long-term care facilities and health systems. The journal's audience includes sponsors, executives, administrators, clinical leaders, mission leaders, trustees, managers and policymakers. It is published four times annually.

The Catholic Health Association reserves the right to decline advertisements that are not in keeping with the association's publication standards.

Ordering and Billing

Insertion orders and ad materials must be received on or before our advertising close dates. Health Progress will do its best to meet the needs of advertisers; however, any changes or cancellations received after the advertising close date cannot be guaranteed.

An invoice for advertisements will be sent with a copy of the issue after publication. The Catholic Health Association accepts MasterCard, Visa, and American Express. Please note that all advertising is non-commissionable.

Display Advertising Prices

Display Ads

Size in inches
(width x depth)


Other Catholic Ministries*


Full page (bleed)

8.125" x 10.875"




Full page (no bleed)

7.45" x 10.20"




2/3 page vertical

4.5" x 8.85"




1/2 page horizontal

6.80" x 4.25"




1/3 page vertical

2.15" x 8.85"




  • For black and white ad prices, subtract $400.
  • Density of ink should not exceed 280 percent in any one spot.
  • Halftones: 133 lin

Prices may be subject to change without notice.

*Organizations listed in the Official Catholic Directory that are not eligible for CHA membership.

Four Color Preferred Formats

  • Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign files accepted. Please call or email for more information.
  • Adobe Acrobat PDF files. High-resolution PDF file distilled with "Press Quality" settings. All colors in CMYK. No RGB or Pantone Colors. Embed all fonts.
  • Recommended screen is 133-line. Artwork is returned at advertiser's request.

Black and White Preferred Formats

  • Adobe Acrobat PDF file. High-resolution PDF file created in Adobe Acrobat Distiller. (Use "Press Quality" setting.)
  • Adobe Illustrator with embedded art and all type converted to outlines.
Shipping Instructions

Please send materials to: Advertising Coordinator, Health Progress, 4455 Woodson Rd., St. Louis, MO 63134-3797. Direct line: (314) 253-3477, Fax: (314) 427-0029.