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.

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women. About 13% of all new cancers are lung cancers.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer (behind skin cancer) and second leading cause of cancer death (exceeded only by lung cancer) among women in the U.S.

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men, after skin cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, there are more than 2.9 million men in the U.S. who count themselves as prostate cancer survivors.

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