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Wisconsin Data Source Library

Statewide Data

Dose of Reality: Opioid Data Summary Dashboard
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) offers dashboards providing detailed data and insights into opioid-related trends across the state. These dashboards cover various aspects such as opioid overdose deaths, hospitalizations, prescription rates, and naloxone administration.
Compare Hospitals – Birth (Checkpoint)
The Wisconsin Hospital Association’s CheckPoint website offers a Hospital Compare tool focused on birth-related measurements. It allows users to compare hospitals based on various metrics related to childbirth, such as cesarean section rates, episiotomy rates, and exclusive breastfeeding rates.
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) PRAMS (Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System) provides detailed data and analysis on maternal and child health in Wisconsin. In each participating state, PRAMS collects population-based data on maternal attitudes and experiences before, during, and shortly after pregnancy. Wisconsin began participating in PRAMS in 2007. The Goal: To help us understand why our African American infant mortality rate and our African American/White disparity ratio for the infant mortality rate are among the highest in the nation.

Maternal Mortality Review Team (MMRT)
  • The Wisconsin MMRT mission is to increase awareness of the issues surrounding pregnancy-associated deaths and make recommendations to promote change among individuals, communities, and health care systems in order to eliminate preventable maternal deaths among Wisconsin residents.  
  • Reports available include the items below, and more:  
    • Wisconsin Maternal Mortality Report (2016-2017) 
    • Wisconsin Maternal Mortality Review: Pregnancy-associated Overdose Deaths (2016-2019) 
    • Wisconsin Maternal Mortality Review Recommendations Report, April 2018 
    • Severe Maternal Morbidity During Delivery Hospitalizations 
    • Severe Maternal Morbidity among Wisconsin Residents (2010-2014) 
Wisconsin Interactive Statistics on Health (WISH)
  • This site gives you information about health indicators (measures of health) in Wisconsin. WISH allows policy makers, health professionals, and the public to submit questions (requests for data) and receive answers (tables) over the Internet. To construct answers to your questions, WISH uses protected databases containing Wisconsin data from a variety of sources. Most modules contain data for multiple years and geographic areas. 
    • Birth-Related:  Birth Counts | Fertility | Infant Mortality | Low Birthweight | Prenatal Care | Teen Births 
    • Opioids, and many more categories 
March of Dimes – Wisconsin

The March of Dimes “Wisconsin Report Card” provides an overview of key maternal and infant health indicators in the state. It includes statistics on preterm birth rates, low birth weight, infant mortality, and other relevant factors affecting maternal and child health. The report aims to assess Wisconsin’s performance in these areas compared to national benchmarks and to highlight areas needing improvement.

City of Milwaukee Data

Health Compass Milwaukee
Provides a one-stop resource for trusted, comprehensive health-related data about Milwaukee County residents and communities. You’ll find up to date demographic, health, and determinants data as well as proven, data-driven strategies to improve health.  
The Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR)

The Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) report by the City of Milwaukee Health Department examines factors contributing to fetal and infant deaths in Milwaukee. It provides detailed analysis and recommendations based on case reviews conducted by healthcare professionals and community members. The goal is to understand and address disparities in birth outcomes, improve prenatal care, and implement strategies to reduce infant mortality rates in Milwaukee.

Wisconsin Health Information Network (WIsHIN)

Wisconsin’s designated statewide health information exchange (HIE). It enables healthcare providers in Wisconsin to securely access and exchange patient health information electronically. This exchange helps improve coordination of care, enhance patient safety, and streamline healthcare processes across the state.

Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ)

The Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ) is a nonprofit organization that consists of various healthcare provider organizations, health plans, and employers in Wisconsin. Its primary goal is to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare in Wisconsin through collaboration and data-driven initiatives.

Wisconsin Immunization Registry (WIR)

The Wisconsin Immunization Registry (WIR) is a statewide database that tracks immunization records for residents of Wisconsin. It serves as a centralized repository for immunization information collected from healthcare providers, public health departments, schools, and other organizations that administer vaccines.

Wisconsin Housing Statistics

The Wisconsin Realtors Association (WRA) provides comprehensive housing statistics for the state of Wisconsin. These statistics cover various aspects of the housing market and are valuable for understanding trends and conditions within the real estate sector in Wisconsin.

Census Data

This portal serves as a central hub for accessing a wide range of data collected by the Census Bureau.

Statewide Vital Records Information System (SVRIS)

This site serves as a portal for accessing vital records information and services specific to the state of Wisconsin.