News and events

Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Report - 2015

(released November 2017)

On November 15, the Injury Prevention and Death Review Initiative released the Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Report – 2015. This report examines the demographics and sleep environment risk factors of Wisconsin infant deaths occurring in 2015 where the cause was either undetermined, asphyxia, or natural causes with unsafe sleep factors contributing to the death. View SUID report.

Initial business case for coordinated team-based care

This initial business case provides the evidence and argument for Medicaid to move toward a coordinated team-based care framework that bridges the gap between clinical care services, and prevention and self-management services through value-based financing. View business case.

Matt Crespin installed as Vice President of American Dental Hygienists' Association

Matt Crespin, MPH, RDH, associate director, Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin recently was elected and installed as Vice President of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA). For the previous two years Matt served on the national board as the District VII Trustee representing Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The ADHA represents the professional interests of more than 185,000 dental hygienists across the country. Matt’s term as vice president runs through June of 2018. Congratulations Matt! 

Sack Plaque raises $11,700 for Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile

For its second year in a row Delta Dental of Wisconsin teamed up with Packers Radio Network during this NFL season for Sack Plaque. For each Green Bay Packer sack during the 2015-16 season Delta Dental of Wisconsin donated $100 to our Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile program. In the month of December and through the playoff games this donation was raised to $500 per Packer sack. At the end of the season 53 sacks resulted in a $11,700 donation to Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile! A big thank you to Delta Dental of Wisconsin and Packers Radio Network. Go Pack Go!

Healthiest Wisconsin 2020 Baseline and Health Disparities Report

Just released - The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has published the Healthiest Wisconsin 2020 Baseline and Health Disparities Report.

America’s Health Ranking Report

Wisconsin ranked 16 when compared to other states. Learn more and view the rankings. Also view the Wisconsin summary.


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Wisconsin Public Health Association Conference

May 22-24, 2018
Green Bay, WI
Learn more.