Table 4.20a
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs),1 by type of care offered: March 31, 2004
Number
Type of care offered and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs Total3   Number of facilities2
Any listed
agency/
organization
Organization
State
substance abuse
agency
State mental health dept. State public health dept./ board of health Hospital licensing authority JCAHO4 CARF4 NCQA4 COA4 Other state/ local agency/ organization
Total   1,070  1,064    944   260   520   121   420   560  28  48   231
Type of care offered    
Outpatient    979    974    864   241   461    95   355   537  23  46   220
Regular    515    511    444   130   225    61   196   274  13  29   124
Intensive     234    233    195    75   109    51   135    90  10  11    49
Detoxification    583    580    508   158   257    42   182   349  12  31   138
Day treatment/partial hospitalization    103    102     81    41    53    34    74    29   6   3    15
Methadone maintenance     903    898    801   213   416    70   296   524  17  45   207
Non-hospital residential     104    102     85    24    55    16    67    38   4   4    15
Detoxification     73     73     65    18    43     9    48    27   3   3    12
Short-term treatment (30 days or less)     65     63     51    17    31    12    50    16   2   2     8
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)     47     47     42    11    27     9    30    20   2   3    12
Hospital inpatient    120    118     92    47    77    60   107    14  10   1    22
Detoxification    110    108     83    42    68    55    98    13  10   1    20
Treatment     81     80     65    38    54    46    74     8   7   1    17
1 Facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
2 Number of facilities sums to more than the Total column because a facility could report more than one licensing, certification, or accreditation organization.
3 Number of facilities sums to more than the total because a facility could offer more than one type of service.
4 JCAHO - Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations; CARF -  Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission; NCQA - National Committee for Quality Assurance; COA - Council on Accreditation for Children and Family Services.
SOURCE:  Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2004.