Wisconsin Incident Tracking System
Direct Link to the WITS Login Page
Use only after you have obtained a user account for WITS
New WITS Users: Getting started with WITS
There are two steps to obtain a user account for WITS:
Step 1: Obtain state DOA security clearance
through the WAMS website.(Exit
DHS) Note: If you are already registered to use the CARES WorkerWeb, you already have clearance.
Use your CARES user ID to apply for a WITS account. See Step 2.
Step 2: Once WAMS has issued you a User ID, apply for a WITS user account by filling out
the WITS Access Request Form #F20483: PDF
Version or Word
Fillable form, 64 KB). E-Mail
or fax the form to Karl Schlenker at 608-267-3203.
While waiting for your account to be set up, please view this
training webcast (Duration 1:11)
for basic information about using WITS to complete reports on incidents of abuse,
neglect, and financial exploitation.
Experienced WITS Users:
training webcast (Duration 0:36) for
more information about WITS features..
Resources to use with WITS:
Power Point Instructions for Making WITS Fit Your
(February 2009) (PDF, 467 KB)
Training Power Point
(PDF, 828 KB) for new users
Training Power Point
(PDF, 393 KB) for experienced users
Optional Data Collection Form
(PDF, 40 KB)
to help with gathering information in the field.
Valid Values List
(PDF, 25 KB) for use with the Data Collection Form.
Power Point Instructions for making WITS fit
better on your screen (PDF, 467 KB)
If you have problems using WAMS to obtain security
clearance, it may be that you already have an account which has been frozen
due to inactivity (one you obtained previously for another application such
as the CARES Worker Web). Follow these steps for help, and someone from the
WAMS service desk will respond and help resolve the issue.
1. Go to web site on.wisconsin.gov
2. Scroll to the very bottom of the page, find the link to the service center
3. This brings up a fillable web-page
4. Fill in the page, include a phone number and name
5. Submit the page
If you have problems logging into WITS once you have a
confirmed WITS account, contact Karl Schlenker at (608) 266-2537. If you
have problems filling out the WITS report, contact Cindy Ofstead at (608)
PDF: The free Acrobat Reader®
software is needed to view and print portable document format (PDF) files.
June 18, 2014