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Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program


In 2022, the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) awarded Gold Certification to the Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program for quality, completeness, and timeliness of 2019 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 (9/29/22) 

Messages & Announcements:

MCSP NEWSBLAST_10-7-2022-WebPlus_v22




MCSP_NEWSBLAST_NAACCR-Version-22_NAACCR format for Submission of Data

MCSP Quarterly Update - April 2021 (Rev. 4/6/2021)

MCSP NEWSBLAST March 22, 2021 Submission Due Dates

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

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

Act 82 of 1984 Establishing the Michigan Central Cancer Registry

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

MCSP_DataItemsTable_Full Version_v23_rev101223

MCSP_ReportingRequirements-by-DataItem-and-Facility Type_v23_rev101223



MCSP_DataItemsTable_Full Version_v23_06-142023

MCSP_ReportingRequirements-by-DataItem-and-Facility Type_v23_06142023

MCSP MI Cancer Report Form (Rev. 5/26/2021)

MCSP Manual Case Submission Form (Rev. 8/18/20)

MCSP Required Table_V22_Rev 8-16-2022

MCSP Cancer Program Manual - (Rev. 2/25/2019) For cases diagnosed January 1, 2018 and later_rev_01252021

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

Case Definitions for Pre-Invasive Cervical Lesions (C53) for cases diagnosed in 2019 and later (Rev. 1/25/2021)

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

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

A Cancer Registrars Guide to Collecting Industry and Occupation_2011-173.pdf 

MCSP Abstract Submission Schedule_rev06142023

MCSP Forms


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


Michigan Cancer Statistical Data

Cancer Burden Report (2018) - An Assessment of the Cancer 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 2022. 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.