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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Recent Updates

NCI-AD State of the Workforce 2021 Pilot Report

NCI-AD State of the Workforce Survey (SotW) was piloted with five participating states: Missouri, Washington, Colorado, Wisconsin, and Indiana.

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New Reports Available: 2021-22 NCI-AD Adult Consumer Survey National Report

Please check out the reports page for the latest updates.

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National Core Indicators Comments on the Notice of Proposed Rule-Making: Access Rule

On June 30, 2023, National Core Indicators submitted a comment letter to CMS in response to the Ensuring Access to Medicaid Services Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Proposed Access Rule).

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