National Core Indicators – Aging and Disabilities (NCI-AD)™

NCI-AD™ is a voluntary effort by State Medicaid, aging, and disability agencies to measure and track their own performance. 

The core indicators are standard measures used across states to assess the outcomes of services provided to individuals and families. Indicators address key areas of concern including service planning, rights, community inclusion, choice, health and care coordination, safety and relationships.

NCI-AD™ is a collaboration of participating states, ADvancing States (formerly NASUAD), and HSRI

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JUST RELEASED! 2017-2018 NCI-AD National Report

From June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018, sixteen states - Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, and Wisconsin collected NCI-AD Adult Consumer Survey data. Combined, these states conducted over 17,000 in-person surveys with individuals receiving a variety of services across the LTSS spectrum.  The just-released 2017-2018 NCI-AD National Report contains detailed survey results by participating state, various types of LTSS programs, as well as across all states combined.    

To see results from the previous 2016-2017 National Report and to view 2017-2018 state-specific reports, click the link below.

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NCI-AD Project staff present data at conferences and meetings and hold a series of introductory webinars each year for states interested in learning more about the project. Powerpoints and recording of these presentations can be found in the link below. 

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NCI-AD is open to any State Aging, Disability, or Medicaid Agency and new states are welcome to join the project at any time. First year states are encouraged to begin planning for implementation at least six months in advance of the survey year, which runs June 1 – May 31 each year.

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