Table 4.20
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and clients receiving medication-assisted opioid therapy,
by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2008
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus Facilities with OTPs1 No. of clients receiving medication-assisted opioid therapy Percent
distribution
of
methadone
clients
Percent
distribution
of buprenor-
phine clients
Number Percent Facilities with OTPs1 Other
facilities
Total
buprenor-
phine
Total Methadone Buprenor-
phine
Buprenor-
phine
Total 1,132 100.0 272,351 268,071 4,280 11,452 15,732 100.0 100.0
Facility operation      
Private non-profit 440 38.9 104,436 102,793 1,643 5,602 7,245 38.3 46.1
Private for-profit 558 49.3 141,050 139,331 1,719 4,248 5,967 52.0 37.9
Local, county, or community govt. 52 4.6 10,870 10,816 54 466 520 4.0 3.3
State government 43 3.8 10,928 10,787 141 279 420 4.0 2.7
Federal government 36 3.2 4,636 3,913 723 750 1,473 1.5 9.4
Dept. of Veterans Affairs 36 3.2 4,636 3,913 723 601 1,324 1.5 8.4
Dept. of Defense - - - - 1 1 *
Indian Health Service - - - - 92 92 0.6
Other - - - - 56 56 0.4
Tribal government 3 0.3 431 431 - - 107 107 0.2 0.7
Primary focus of facility      
Substance abuse treatment services 989 87.4 250,521 247,433 3,088 6,179 9,267 92.3 58.9
Mental health services 11 1.0 687 637 50 453 503 0.2 3.2
Mix of mental health and substance
abuse treatment services
119 10.5 19,272 18,270 1,002 4,052 5,054 6.8 32.1
General health care 11 1.0 1,333 1,193 140 766 906 0.4 5.8
Other/unknown 2 0.2 538 538 - - 2 2 0.2 *
1 Facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- - Quantity is zero.
No facilities in this category.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2008.

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