Table 4.19b
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation of facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), by type of care offered: March 31, 2006
Percent distribution
Type of care offered Number
of
facilities3
  Percent of facilities with OTPs1,2
Any listed
agency/
organization
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation 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   1,203  99.5  85.0  21.9  59.7  10.1  36.5  56.4   1.6   4.3  20.4
Outpatient  1,110  99.5  85.0  21.5  58.5   8.1  34.0  58.9   1.5   4.5  21.4
Regular    772  99.4  85.5  25.0  55.1   9.1  34.5  59.1   2.1   5.3  18.3
Intensive     337  98.8  80.7  31.5  57.3  17.5  49.9  46.0   3.6   5.0  16.6
Detoxification    680  99.9  86.0  20.9  56.8   5.7  28.7  63.8   1.5   5.1  25.3
Day treatment/partial hospitalization    143  98.6  78.3  36.4  58.7  29.4  67.1  32.2   6.3   4.9  10.5
Methadone maintenance   1,018  99.7  86.0  20.8  58.1   5.9  30.7  62.7   1.4   4.7  22.2
Non-hospital residential     139 100.0  79.9  27.3  57.6  24.5  57.6  41.0   3.6   2.9   9.4
Detoxification     86 100.0  80.2  24.4  57.0  23.3  61.6  39.5   3.5   3.5  12.8
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer)     90 100.0  76.7  31.1  54.4  28.9  64.4  35.6   2.2   3.3  10.0
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)     75 100.0  82.7  32.0  56.0  20.0  50.7  44.0   5.3   4.0   9.3
Hospital inpatient    134  97.8  67.2  35.8  68.7  56.7  88.8  13.4   3.0   3.7  11.9
Detoxification    124  97.6  65.3  36.3  66.9  57.3  89.5  13.7   2.4   2.4  12.9
Treatment     92  98.9  69.6  43.5  75.0  62.0  88.0  13.0   4.3   5.4  13.0
1 Facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
2 Percents sum to more than 100 percent 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 care.
4 JCAHO - Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations; CARF -  Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities; NCQA - National Committee for Quality Assurance; COA - Council on Accreditation.
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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