Analytics

WHA Information Center (WHAIC) is increasing analytical services for members and other customers.  WHAIC has the capability to answer questions and support business decisions through data mining, and independent review of methods, analyses and presentation. 

WHAIC has ready access to the hospital and ambulatory surgery center discharge data sets, the Wisconsin Health Information Organization (WHIO) DataMart, and the State of Wisconsin RN Nursing Workforce database.

In addition to any custom reports and analytics, WHAIC also has these data sources available:

  • Relational Data Set
  • Fixed-Width Data Set
  • Annual Survey of Hospitals Data Set
  • Hospital Fiscal Survey Data Set
  • Certified Health Cost Fee Database for WI Worker's Compensation Program
  • Wisconsin DWD Registered Nurse Workforce Data
  • Annual Publications

Fast Facts from the WHA Information Center

WHAIC publishes Fast Facts throughout each month providing knowledge and information to the public regarding common health concerns and outcomes specific to Wisconsin.

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

In March, cancer groups, hospitals, and communities focus attention on preventing, treating, and curing colorectal cancer. Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the U.S.

More than 2,000 Kids Visit Wisconsin Hospital Emergency Departments for Dental Care

The American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors a month-long national health observance that brings together thousands of dedicated dental professionals, healthcare providers, and educators to promote the benefits of good oral health to children, their caregivers, teachers and many others.

January is Cervical Cancer Screening Month

The American Cancer Society estimates that approximately 13,170 new cases of invasive cervical cancer will be diagnosed and about 4,250 women will die from the disease in 2019.

Wisconsin Had 15,888 COPD Inpatient Admissions

More than 16 million Americans live with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), a lung disease that makes it difficult to breathe. Learn More

April is Donate Life Month

National Donate Life Month was instituted by Donate Life America and its partnering organizations in 2003. It features an entire month of local, regional and national activities to help encourage Americans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors, and to celebrate those who have saved lives through the gift of donation.