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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NCI-AD Webinar: Spotlight on Social Connectedness

NCI-AD hosted a webinar on social connectedness among older adults and people with physical disabilities on February 3, 2021.

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New Reports Available: 2019-20 NCI-AD State Reports

Please check out the reports page for the latest updates.

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Released! NCI-AD Spotlight: Social Connections Among Older Adults and People With Disabilities

NCI-AD is excited to announce the release of our first NCI-AD Data Spotlight on Social Connections Among Older Adults and People With Disabilities! The Spotlight highlights responses from the more than 14,000 older adults and people with disabilities across 16 states who took part in the 2018-19 Adult Consumer Survey (ACS). Follow the link below to check it out.

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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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