Table 2.3
Facilities, by type of care offered, and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs: 2000-20051
Number and percent
Type of care offered and facilities with
Opioid Treatment Programs
Number of facilities2 Percent2
2000 2002 2003 2004 2005 2000 2002 2003 2004 2005
Total  13,428 13,720 13,623 13,454 13,371        
Type of care offered  
Outpatient 10,946 11,061 10,893 10,853 10,807  81.5  80.6  80.0  80.7  80.8
Regular 10,422 10,189  9,967  9,649  9,690  77.6  74.3  73.2  71.7  72.5
Intensive   6,223  6,083  5,902  5,643  5,698  46.3  44.3  43.3  41.9  42.6
Detoxification  1,770  1,667  1,501  1,369  1,455  13.2  12.2  11.0  10.2  10.9
Day treatment/partial hospitalization  2,181  2,085  2,156  1,871  1,858  16.2  15.2  15.8  13.9  13.9
Methadone maintenance       n/c    994    955    904  1,225      n/c   7.2   7.0   6.7   9.2
Non-hospital residential   3,574  3,781  3,793  3,680  3,678  26.6  27.6  27.8  27.4  27.5
Detoxification  1,061  1,024    957    942    905   7.9   7.5   7.0   7.0   6.8
Rehabilitation  3,436  3,592      n/c      n/c       n/c  25.6  26.2      n/c      n/c      n/c
Short-term treatment (30 days or less)      n/c      n/c  1,596  1,524  1,579      n/c      n/c  11.7  11.3  11.8
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)      n/c      n/c  3,142  3,027  3,034      n/c      n/c  23.1  22.5  22.7
Hospital inpatient  1,102  1,069  1,013  1,073    986   8.2   7.8   7.4   8.0   7.4
Detoxification  1,026    968    900    874    834   7.6   7.1   6.6   6.5   6.2
Treatment    653    549    662    724    653   4.9   4.0   4.9   5.4   4.9
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs3  1,215  1,080  1,067  1,070  1,069   9.0   7.9   7.8   8.0   8.0
1 Survey reference dates were: Oct. 1, 2000, March 29, 2002, and March 31, 2003-2005. See Appendix A for changes in the survey base, methods, and instruments that affect analysis of trends over time.
2 Types of care sum to more than the Total row and percents sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could provide more than one type of care.
3 Data for 2000 include all facilities that self-reported dispensing methadone/LAAM. From 2002-2005, only those facilities that were certified as Opioid Treatment Programs by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration were included.
n/c  Data not collected.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2000, 2002-2005. No survey was conducted in 2001.

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