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.

August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month

Every year thousands of children sustain an eye injury – most of which can be prevented if suitable protective eyewear is used. An eye injury can happen at any time.

Here Comes the Sun!

The arrival of sunny days and warmer temperatures means summer fun will be in full swing! Too much sun, however, can be dangerous.

May is National Stroke Awareness Month

Every four minutes, someone in the United States dies of stroke. Every year, more than 795,000 people in the U.S. have a stroke.  Learn more.

April is Donate Life Month

National Donate Life Month features an entire month of local, regional and national activities to help encourage Americans to register as organ donors and to celebrate those who have saved lives through the gift of donation.

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

In March, cancer groups, hospitals, and communities focus attention on preventing, treating, and curing colorectal cancer. 

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.

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

WHAIC Insights

WHAIC is increasing analytical services for members and other customers. This storyboard on four types of cancer showcases some of the data and analytical resources available in working with WHAIC.