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Data and Publications

See performance, workforce, quality and other analytics in the Data and Publications section of WHA’s website. A variety of reports, publications and resources are readily available, as well as links to information from the WHA Information Center.

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    November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

    The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be about 228,820 new cases of lung cancer (116,300 in men and 112,520 in women) in 2020.
     
    The Wisconsin Hospital Association Information Center (WHAIC) utilized data collected quarterly from hospitals to analyze lung cancer in Wisconsin. The data comes from the years 2017-2019 and includes inpatient visits only. The average patient diagnosis age is 69 years old, which is very similar to the national average (70 years old). From the WHAIC data, females were diagnosed with lung cancer more often than males. The number of lung cancer visits for each of the three years has roughly stayed around 1,900 visits per year.

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    November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

    The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be about 228,820 new cases of lung cancer (116,300 in men and 112,520 in women) in 2020.
     
    The Wisconsin Hospital Association Information Center (WHAIC) utilized data collected quarterly from hospitals to analyze lung cancer in Wisconsin. The data comes from the years 2017-2019 and includes inpatient visits only. The average patient diagnosis age is 69 years old, which is very similar to the national average (70 years old). From the WHAIC data, females were diagnosed with lung cancer more often than males. The number of lung cancer visits for each of the three years has roughly stayed around 1,900 visits per year.


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    FY2019 Guide to Wisconsin Hospitals Now Available

    The Guide to Wisconsin Hospitals provides detailed information about each hospital in Wisconsin, including general medical-surgical, long-term acute-care, psychiatric, alcohol and other drug abuse, rehabilitation, and state hospitals. The information is drawn from responses to the Annual Survey of Hospitals and the Hospital Fiscal Survey.


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    2020 Economic Impact Report

    This report provides insight into the effect Wisconsin’s health care industry has on our state. Hospitals and health care systems rank as one of the state’s largest employers and strongest economic drivers.


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    WHA Wisconsin 2019 Health Care Workforce Report

    The Wisconsin Hospital Association has released its 16th annual report. The Health Care Workforce Report utilizes national and state data and studies, reports from other associations and findings in the field to offer recommendations for action.