National Core Indicators

NCI is a voluntary effort by public developmental disabilities 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 employment, rights, service planning, community inclusion, choice, and health and safety.

NCI is a collaboration of participating states, HSRI, and NASDDDS.

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NCI Performance Indicators: Evidence for New HCBS Requirements and Revised HCBS Assurances

by Dorothy Hiersteiner

CMS quality management expectations for the operation of home and community based services (HCBS) continue to evolve. Most recently, CMS issued new (effective March 2014) HCBS quality requirements for HCBS settings and person centered service planning. In addition, CMS revised…

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October - 2014
ANCOR Webinar: October 27, 2014: NCI data show about employment trends and outcomes

On October 27, 2014, at 2:00-3:00pm EST, NCI staff, along with John Butterworth from the Institute for Community Inclusion at UMASS Boston, presented in an ANCOR (American Network of Community Options and Resources) webinar on what NCI data show about employment trends and…