Table 2.3
Facilities by type of care offered and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs: 2004-20081
Number and percent
Type of care offered and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs Number of facilities2 Percent2
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Total  13,454 13,371 13,771 13,648 13,688      
Type of care offered  
Outpatient 10,853 10,807 11,152 11,078 10,977  80.7  80.8  81.0  81.2  80.2
Regular  9,649  9,690 10,177 10,099 10,106  71.7  72.5  73.9  74.0  73.8
Intensive   5,643  5,698  6,199  6,055  5,966  41.9  42.6  45.0  44.4  43.6
Detoxification  1,369  1,455  1,664  1,445  1,286  10.2  10.9  12.1  10.6   9.4
Day treatment/partial hospitalization  1,871  1,859  2,071  2,000  1,783  13.9  13.9  15.0  14.7  13.0
Methadone/buprenorphine maintenance     904  1,225  1,396  1,433  1,527   6.7   9.2  10.1  10.5  11.2
Residential (non-hospital)  3,680  3,678  3,834  3,716  3,644  27.4  27.5  27.8  27.2  26.6
Detoxification    942    905    991    996    920   7.0   6.8   7.2   7.3   6.7
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer)  1,524  1,579  1,720  1,722  1,662  11.3  11.8  12.5  12.6  12.1
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)  3,027  3,034  3,214  2,995  2,968  22.5  22.7  23.3  21.9  21.7
Hospital inpatient  1,073    986    925  1,000    838   8.0   7.4   6.7   7.3   6.1
Detoxification    874    834    817    884    742   6.5   6.2   5.9   6.5   5.4
Treatment    724    653    620    665    564   5.4   4.9   4.5   4.9   4.1
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs3  1,070  1,069  1,203  1,108  1,132   8.0   8.0   8.7   8.1   8.3
1 Survey reference dates were: March 31, 2004-2006, March 30, 2007, and March 31, 2008. 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 percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could provide more than one type of care.
3 Only those facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration are included.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2004-2008. 

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