Table 6.18b
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by State or jurisdiction: 2008
Percent
State or jurisdiction1 Number
of
facilities
  Percent2
Any listed
agency/
organization
Licensing, certification, or accreditation organization
State
substance
abuse agency
State
mental
health dept.
State public
health dept./
board of health
Hospital
licensing
authority
Joint
Commis-
sion3
CARF3 NCQA3 COA3 Other State/
local agency/
organization
Total  13,688  95.5  81.5  34.3  41.0   7.3  20.7  20.5   2.8   4.9  12.3
Alabama    136  96.3  80.1  63.2  18.4   4.4  22.8  16.9   2.9   2.2  16.9
Alaska     71  94.4  83.1  33.8  33.8   8.5  15.5  36.6   1.4      - -   8.5
Arizona    212  89.2  44.3  42.0  73.6   5.7  20.3  26.4   2.8   3.8  16.0
Arkansas     59  93.2  84.7  33.9  47.5   5.1  23.7  30.5      - -   1.7   8.5
California  1,725  93.9  84.5  13.3  21.5   3.5   7.9  17.3   3.7   3.8  18.6
Colorado    436  98.9  96.3  32.6  27.3   3.4   7.3   3.0   1.4   2.1  14.4
Connecticut    203  95.6  63.5  53.2  89.7  12.3  37.9  34.5   4.4  11.3   7.9
Delaware     39  94.9  87.2  20.5  23.1   5.1  59.0  20.5      - -      - -   5.1
District of Columbia     44  97.7  77.3  27.3  68.2   9.1  18.2  29.5   2.3   2.3   6.8
Fed. of Micronesia      1 100.0      - - 100.0 100.0      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -
Florida    644  96.0  83.5  23.4  37.9   4.5  22.0  33.9   2.5   4.3  11.8
Georgia    265  93.2  67.5  33.2  32.1  11.7  29.4  45.3   4.2   3.8  24.2
Guam      4 100.0 100.0  25.0      - -      - -      - -  25.0      - -      - -  25.0
Hawaii    123  71.5  55.3   9.8  32.5   3.3   7.3  52.0   4.9   4.1   4.9
Idaho     77  98.7  85.7  40.3  32.5   3.9   7.8   3.9   1.3   3.9  13.0
Illinois    608  98.7  91.3  26.2  21.2   6.3  25.2  21.9   2.5   9.7  10.7
Indiana    313  97.4  74.4  82.1  33.2  15.7  46.3  24.6   4.5   4.5  15.3
Iowa    113  99.1  86.7  15.9  73.5  13.3  17.7  20.4   2.7   4.4   2.7
Kansas    221 100.0  93.7  36.7  24.9   4.5  11.3   4.1   0.5   2.7  21.7
Kentucky    301  96.0  84.4  63.5  24.9   9.3  30.2   5.6   2.3   2.7  16.9
Louisiana    166  94.6  63.9  18.7  74.1  24.1  12.7   9.0   3.6   3.6   9.0
Maine    188  96.3  90.4  53.7  18.6   8.0  11.7   5.9   2.1   3.2  10.6
Maryland    371  97.6  87.9  36.7  56.3   5.4  26.1  16.2   3.0   4.3   8.9
Massachusetts    316  96.8  75.0  28.5  75.0  13.6  29.1  15.5   5.1   5.4  10.1
Michigan    512  98.4  91.2  30.3  37.1   6.3  19.9  52.3   2.7  15.4   9.2
Minnesota    286  97.9  82.2  15.0  69.6   5.6  19.2   7.7   1.4   0.7  14.0
Mississippi    102  96.1  54.9  80.4  34.3   9.8  21.6  11.8   1.0   3.9   3.9
Missouri    257  95.3  80.2  66.9  27.2   4.3  13.6  31.9   1.9   4.7   2.7
Montana     63  90.5  79.4  38.1  36.5   4.8   7.9  11.1      - -      - -  11.1
Nebraska    114  86.0  71.1  42.1  64.0   7.0  24.6  21.9   3.5  14.0   7.9
Nevada     77  90.9  76.6  15.6  41.6   6.5  16.9  13.0   2.6  10.4  16.9
New Hampshire     61  93.4  67.2  31.1  55.7   9.8  11.5  19.7   1.6   6.6  21.3
New Jersey    331  85.8  70.7  31.1  41.1   9.7  20.2  16.0   2.1   6.6  10.3
New Mexico    145  74.5  36.6  34.5  52.4   7.6  15.9  10.3   2.1   2.8  25.5
New York    964  98.7  94.1  12.2  36.0  11.7  32.0   8.4   2.4   3.0   6.2
North Carolina    410  87.3  62.9  51.5  30.5   7.3  12.4  18.0   1.7   6.8  15.4
North Dakota     64  98.4  92.2  39.1  25.0   7.8  14.1   3.1      - -   1.6   3.1
Ohio    402  98.5  91.3  51.0  11.9   6.7  29.1  38.1   2.7   5.5   8.7
Oklahoma    186  95.2  83.3  61.8  21.0   3.8  11.3  61.8   1.6   6.5  10.8
Oregon    237 100.0  94.9  45.6  19.4   1.3   8.0  11.4   4.2   4.6  13.5
Palau      1 100.0      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - - 100.0
Pennsylvania    551  97.5  75.5  22.3  85.8   6.2  25.4  15.2   2.4   6.7  15.2
Puerto Rico    151  99.3  97.4  91.4  92.7   8.6  58.3  13.2   4.6   4.6   8.6
Rhode Island     53  98.1  92.5  66.0  37.7   3.8  30.2  49.1   3.8   9.4  11.3
South Carolina    111  94.6  57.7   8.1  74.8  12.6  17.1  64.0   2.7   1.8  14.4
South Dakota     64  95.3  85.9  15.6  48.4   4.7   9.4   9.4   1.6   6.3  14.1
Tennessee    197  95.9  58.9  68.0  45.7   6.1  31.5  25.4   2.5   1.5   6.6
Texas    480  96.3  75.4  17.7  64.6   9.2  24.6  16.3   3.3   2.5  10.8
Utah    146  97.3  84.2  53.4  41.8   4.8  15.1   8.9   4.1   2.7  23.3
Vermont     45  95.6  86.7  44.4  57.8  15.6  20.0  48.9   8.9   4.4  17.8
Virgin Islands      2  50.0      - -      - -  50.0      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -
Virginia    199  94.5  75.9  78.9  20.6   7.5  18.6  20.6   2.5   2.0   9.5
Washington    435  97.5  94.7  23.4  59.5   3.7  13.8  12.0   2.8   3.2   5.1
West Virginia     79  96.2  73.4  54.4  63.3   7.6  15.2  19.0   1.3      - -   8.9
Wisconsin    271  98.9  86.7  59.8  42.4  15.9  27.3   4.8   4.1   8.1  10.3
Wyoming     56  98.2  91.1  67.9  71.4  10.7  16.1  51.8   1.8      - -   8.9
1 Facilities operated by Federal agencies are included in the States in which the facilities are located.
2 Percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could report more than one licensing, certification, or accreditation organization.
3 Joint Commission - formerly 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.
- -  Quantity is zero.
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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