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Office of Health Informatics: Data Contacts

Don't see, or aren't sure of, the data you're looking for?

Data resource center.

Contact the Division of Public Health's (DPH) Data Resource Center (DRC), P-02539. The DRC can help you navigate DPH data resources, including:

  • Introductions to data resources and databases
  • Connections with data owners or subject matter experts
  • Data Governance Board (DGB) review
  • Review Data Use Agreements (DUAs)

Hours: Mon–Fri, 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Location: 1 W. Wilson St., Room 118, Madison
Phone: 608-267-0233

Cancer Incidence and Mortality Data

Angela Whirry-Achten: 608-266-6781

Health care information

Hospital-based health care data and custom reports (hospital inpatient, emergency department and ambulatory surgery records) for Wisconsin state and local agencies:

Jennifer Broad: 608-267-3225

Note: Others wishing to purchase hospital inpatient or facility data or analyses should contact the Wisconsin Hospital Association Information Center at 608-274-1820 or email Limited and less timely Wisconsin hospital inpatient data is also available from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Healthcare Costs and Utilization Project.

Linked health care records (creating patient-level information from inpatient, emergency department, office visit and ambulatory surgery records):
Jennifer Broad: 608-267-3225

Health insurance statistics

Carlie Malone: 608-698-5453

Health surveys

Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
Carlie Malone: 608-698-5453

Family Health Survey
Carlie Malone:: 608-698-5453

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
Mireille Perzan: 608-867-4478

Local data

Public Health Profiles
Kristine Palmer: 608-266-0334

WISH data query system
Kristine Palmer: 608-266-0334

Population estimates

Kristine Palmer: 608-267-0334

Vital statistics data

Births and infant deaths data
Jen Feske: 608-266-3124

Death data
Jen Feske: 608-266-3124

Life expectancy data
Kristine Palmer: 608-267-0334

Marriages and divorce data
Jen Feske: 608-266-3124

All persons listed above can also be reached by U.S. mail:

Office of Health Informatics
Division of Public Health
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
PO Box 2659
Madison, WI 53701-2659

Last revised August 24, 2023