Maternal and Child Health Data

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) uses a variety of data sources to monitor maternal, infant and child health. This information is translated to provide a data-based rationale for program improvement and public health policy development that are used to work toward a healthier Michigan. Available data can be found within the categories listed below and within the MDHHS Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Section webpage.


Birth Defects/Early Hearing Detection and Intervention 

Newborn Screening Epidemiology 

WIC/Family Planning 

Michigan Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) 

Oral Health Epidemiology