Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program

2012 Gold Certification logo

In 2017, the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) awarded Gold Certification to the Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program for quality, completeness, and timeliness of 2014 cancer data.

Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program

Physical Address:

South Grand Building, 2nd Floor

333 S. Grand Ave.

Lansing, MI 48933


Mailing Address:
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics
Cancer Surveillance Section
333 S. Grand Ave.
P.O. Box 30691
Lansing, MI 48909-0634

Contact Us - MCSP Registry Staff Contact List PDF icon

Messages & Announcements:

MCSP NEWSBLAST Jan. 22, 2020: Due dates for file submissions PDF icon

Case Definitions and Reporting Requirements for Pre-Invasive Cervical Lesions (C53) for cases diagnosed in 2019 or later (Rev. 10/4/19) PDF icon

Link to Michigan-Specific Metafile Rev. 1/29/2020 ►NEWSBLAST Announcement

MCSP NEWSBLAST: Case Definitions for Pre-Invasive Cervical Lesions (C53) for cases diagnosed prior to 2019 (Rev 2/8/19) PDF icon

Web Plus Online Abstracting Function - Time-out Clarification (9/15/2016) PDF icon

MDHHS Office of the State Registrar: Administrative Rules on Cancer Reporting (Rev. 6/30/2016) PDF icon

Act 82 of 1984 Establishing the Michigan Central Cancer Registry PDF icon

MCSP Cancer Report Form, Cancer Program Manual, and Resource References

MCSP Cancer Report Form (Rev. 12/15/17) PDF icon

MCSP Cancer Program Manual - (Rev. 2/25/2019) PDF icon For cases diagnosed January 1, 2018 and later.

MCSP Cancer Program Manual - (Rev. 6/26/2017) PDF icon For cases diagnosed prior to 2018.

MCSP ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM Casefinding Codes (Rev. 2/9/2016) PDF icon 
Note: ICD-9-CM codes are valid through 9/30/2015. ICD-10-CM take effect beginning October 1, 2015.

MCSP Laterality Codes for Paired Organs PDF icon For cases diagnosed in 2018 and later.

MCSP Forms

Confidentiality Agreement PDF icon Request for automated death data files for hospital registry management and patient follow-up.

Reporting Facility Contact Information Form (Rev. 1/29/2020) (MS Word doc)

MCSP Local Administrator Web Plus User Account Request Form and Acknowledgement (Rev. 7/11/19) PDF icon

MCSP Web Plus Login and File Upload Instructions (5/12/2017) PDF icon

Michigan Cancer Statistical Data

Cancer Burden Report (2018) - An Assessment of the Cancr Burden in Michigan

We are pleased to announce that the Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program has been named as a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) Registry of Distinction for 2016. This distinction recognizes MCSP for providing high-quality data for cancer prevention and control activities at the local, regional, and national levels.

Funding for the MCSP Workshops is made possible (in part) by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the State of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.