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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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health of Adults with IDD

by Dorothy Hiersteiner

We recently read this study about racial and ethnic disparities among adults with IDD. This study used data from the 2002-2011 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and the National Health Interview Survey to look at perceived health, perceived mental health, obesity and diabetes in…

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November - 2015
Released: 2014 Staff Stability Survey Report

As states work to expand their home and community based long term care service systems, increasing attention has been paid to the role that Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) play in the provision of supports for individuals with ID/DD. Unfortunately, this workforce experiences high rates…