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 named one of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene's 2017 "Six Dental Hygienists You Want to Know"

The Alliance's associate director, Matt Crespin, was named one of six dental hygienists in 2017 you want to know by Dimensions of Dental Hygiene. This honor is awarded to six individuals who go above and beyond in the profession of dental hygiene. Matt was awarded the public health award category for his work at the Alliance through the Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile program, Healthy Smiles for Mom and Baby, and the Wisconsin Oral Health Coalition, in addition to his work for the American Dental Hygienist Association. Congratulations Matt! To read the full article, click here. 

Sack Plaque raises $11,075 for Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile

For its third 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 2017-18 season Delta Dental of Wisconsin donated $100 to our Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile program. In the month of December this donation was raised to $500 per Packer sack. At the end of the season 43 sacks resulted in a $11,075 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 21 when compared to other states. Learn more and view the rankings. Also view the Wisconsin summary.

Recalls

Visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website to search for recall information.

Keeping Kids Alive in Wisconsin 2018 Conference 

April 17 – 18, 2018
Oshkosh, Wis.

Wisconsin Public Health Association Conference

May 22-24, 2018
Green Bay, WI
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Wisconsin Asthma Coalition 2018 Annual Meeting

September 20 – 21, 2018
Neenah, Wis.

Wisconsin Oral Health Conference

September 25 – 26, 2018
Wisconsin Dells, Wis. 

Reach Out and Read Wisconsin Annual Conference 

October 5, 2018
Wisconsin Dells, Wis.