Table 4.18
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and clients in facilities with OTPs, by facility operation and primary focus of facility:
March 31, 2004
Number and percent distribution 
Facility operation and primary focus Facilities with OTPs1 Clients in facilities with OTPs1
Number of
facilities
Percent
distri-
bution
Program type Medication Percent of all clients in OTP facilities receiving medication-
assisted therapy2
Number Percent distribution Number of clients
Main-
tenance only
Detox only Both Total Main-
tenance only
Detox only Both Total Meth-
adone
Bupren-
orphine
Total  1,070 100.0 374 106 590 100.0  35.0   9.9  55.1 241,688 240,961 727  87.6
Facility operation        
Private non-profit   459  42.9 177  72 210 100.0  38.6  15.7  45.8  98,359  97,926 433  84.9
Private for-profit   463  43.3 131  19 313 100.0  28.3   4.1  67.6 115,898 115,673 225  96.4
Local, county, or community govt.    77   7.2  34   8  35 100.0  44.2  10.4  45.5  13,466  13,464   2  75.3
State government    37   3.5  16   6  15 100.0  43.2  16.2  40.5   9,352   9,334  18  88.0
Federal government    32   3.0  15   1  16 100.0  46.9   3.1  50.0   4,406   4,357  49  39.8
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    32   3.0  15   1  16 100.0  46.9   3.1  50.0   4,406   4,357  49  39.8
Dept. of Defense     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -   - -      - -
Indian Health Service     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -   - -      - -
Other     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -   - -      - -
Tribal government     2   0.2   1   - -   1 100.0  50.0      - -  50.0     207     207   - -  45.7
Primary focus of facility        
Substance abuse treatment services   953  89.1 344  74 535 100.0  36.1   7.8  56.1 225,951 225,455 496  91.1
Mental health services     7   0.7   3   1   3 100.0  42.9  14.3  42.9   1,104   1,104   - -  75.9
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
   85   7.9  18  24  43 100.0  21.2  28.2  50.6  11,835  11,753  82  60.1
General health care    21   2.0   9   6   6 100.0  42.9  28.6  28.6   2,409   2,260 149  40.8
Other/unknown     4   0.4   - -   1   3 100.0      - -  25.0  75.0     389     389   - -  40.2
1 Facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
2 Of 1,070 facilities certified as OTPs, 683 (64 percent) reported that all clients in treatment on March 31, 2004, received methadone, 1 (less than 1 percent) reported that all clients in treatment received buprenorphine, 15 (1 percent) reported that all clients in treatment received either methadone or buprenorphine, 314 (29 percent) reported that some clients in treatment received methadone or buprenorphine, and 57 (5 percent) reported that no clients in treatment on March 31, 2004, were receiving methadone or buprenorphine.
 - -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2004.