Table 4.17
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and clients in facilities with OTPs, by facility operation and primary focus of facility:
March 31, 2006
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  1,203 100.0 460  97 646 100.0  38.2   8.1  53.7 259,961 257,919 2,042  85.8
Facility operation        
Private non-profit   514  42.7 233  63 218 100.0  45.3  12.3  42.4 104,705 103,994   711  82.1
Private for-profit   543  45.1 151  23 369 100.0  27.8   4.2  68.0 129,300 128,468   832  95.3
Local, county, or community govt.    65   5.4  34   7  24 100.0  52.3  10.8  36.9  10,298  10,229    69  76.2
State government    39   3.2  21   4  14 100.0  53.8  10.3  35.9  10,865  10,753   112  83.0
Federal government    40   3.3  20   - -  20 100.0  50.0      - -  50.0   4,493   4,175   318  35.5
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    40   3.3  20   - -  20 100.0  50.0      - -  50.0   4,175   4,175   318  33.0
Dept. of Defense     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -     - -      - -
Indian Health Service     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -     - -      - -
Other     - -      - -   - -   - -   - -      - -      - -      - -      - -        - -        - -     - -      - -
Tribal government     2   0.2   1   - -   1 100.0  50.0      - -  50.0     300     300     - -  57.7
Primary focus of facility        
Substance abuse treatment services 1,051  87.4 403  67 581 100.0  38.3   6.4  55.3 243,608 242,014 1,594  89.6
Mental health services    16   1.3   4   5   7 100.0  25.0  31.3  43.8     677     646    31  29.6
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
  116   9.6  47  21  48 100.0  40.5  18.1  41.4  13,436  13,118   318  57.6
General health care    19   1.6   5   4  10 100.0  26.3  21.1  52.6   1,598   1,499    99  34.6
   Other/unknown
    1   0.1   1   - -   - - 100.0 100.0      - -      - -     642     642     - - 100.0
1 Facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
2 Of 1,203 facilities certified as OTPs, 743 (62%) reported that all clients in treatment on March 31, 2006, were receiving methadone or buprenorphine, 409 (34%) reported that some clients were receiving methadone or buprenorphine, and 51 (4%) reported that no clients 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), 2006.

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