Table 4.16b
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by type of care offered: March 30, 2007
Percent
Type of care offered Number
of
facilities2
  Percent1
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 JCAHO3 CARF3 NCQA3 COA3 Other state/ local agency/ organization
Total  13,648  95.1  81.3  34.0  40.9   7.4  21.0  19.7   3.0   4.9  11.5
Outpatient 11,078  95.1  81.6  36.2  39.1   7.2  21.5  20.2   3.1   5.1  11.1
Regular 10,099  94.8  82.4  36.9  37.5   6.3  19.7  18.9   3.0   5.2  10.6
Intensive   6,055  96.8  83.3  35.5  42.6   9.5  25.4  18.8   3.8   4.6   9.6
Detoxification  1,445  94.2  75.7  28.7  47.3  14.0  31.1  36.7   6.9   5.7  20.3
Day treatment/partial hospitalization  2,000  97.2  76.1  39.6  49.1  17.5  38.6  20.9   6.4   4.1  10.2
Methadone/buprenorphine maintenance  1,443  96.2  80.4  23.7  51.8  11.4  32.2  50.5   3.9   5.7  20.7
Residential (non-hospital)  3,716  95.5  82.0  25.7  47.0   5.1  17.8  20.5   2.6   4.0  13.0
Detoxification    996  96.9  83.6  33.6  51.3   7.9  24.6  25.9   3.8   3.6  10.7
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer)  1,722  97.2  83.2  28.0  49.3   7.5  25.5  23.6   3.2   3.5  12.3
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)  2,995  94.9  82.6  24.5  46.1   3.6  13.6  19.5   2.4   4.3  14.2
Hospital inpatient  1,000  98.2  59.9  45.9  68.1  51.0  78.7  16.0  11.7   6.2   8.4
Detoxification    884  98.1  57.6  46.6  67.8  53.1  80.9  15.8  12.3   5.9   8.8
Treatment    665  98.5  61.5  49.2  73.1  54.7  78.9  16.7  13.8   7.7   8.4
1 Percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could report more than one licensing, certification, or accreditation organization.
2 Number of facilities sums to more than the total because a facility could offer more than one type of care.
3 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), 2007.

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