DHS Launches Wisconsin Wayfinder: Children’s Resource Network

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2023 Wisconsin Department of Health Services Elizabeth Goodsitt, 608-266-1683 Jennifer Miller, 608-266-1683 DHS Launches Wisconsin Wayfinder: Children’s Resource Network Connecting Wisconsin families with special health care needs to essential support …

Evidence-Based Public Health Article: Using Modernized Medicaid Data to Advance Evidence-Based Improvements in Maternal Health

An article recently published online in the American Journal of Public Health provides an overview of the Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System Analytic Files (TAF), an underused data set in maternal health research. The article, …

DHS Releases New Reports on Infant Deaths in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) released two new Wisconsin Perinatal Periods of Risk (PPOR) reports on birth outcomes highlighting risk factors contributing to infant death, and how to best reduce and address significant …

Webinar Recording Now Available: New Research On The Child Support Landscape In Wisconsin

Three researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison share their study findings on the current child support context in Wisconsin as part of the webinar hosted by the Institute for Research on Poverty at UW-Madison, New …

Diaper Dilemma: Low-Income Families Face High Costs And Limited Supplies Of An Essential Good

The Institute for Research on Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has released a Fast Focused Policy Brief on diaper scarcity. “Diaper Dilemma: Low-Income Families Face High Costs And Limited Supplies of An Essential Good” …