Table 4.16b. Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by type of care offered: 2011
Percent
Type of care offered     Percent1
Number
of
facilities2
Any listed
agency/
organization
Licensing, certification, or accreditation organization
State
substance
abuse
agency
State mental
health
department
State
department
of health
Hospital
licensing
authority
Joint
Commis-
sion3
CARF3 NCQA3 COA3 Other State/
local agency/
organization
Total  13,720 95.1 82.8 36.7 42.4 7.3 18.6 22.7 2.8 5.2 5.9
Outpatient 11,101 95.4 83.2 38.8 40.5 6.9 18.4 23.0 2.8 5.3 6.0
Regular 10,295 95.1 83.4 39.2 39.5 6.1 16.7 21.8 2.7 5.3 6.0
Intensive  6,089 97.1 85.0 38.7 44.1 9.0 21.8 21.1 3.5 4.6 5.6
Detoxification 1,294 94.8 78.4 32.0 45.7 12.3 29.8 42.9 5.9 6.6 8.2
Day treatment/partial hospitalization 1,702 97.7 79.4 42.0 50.3 18.5 35.8 22.9 5.1 5.1 6.7
Methadone maintenance 1,223 98.7 87.6 28.8 56.7 8.0 26.9 64.0 3.9 6.5 10.1
Residential (non-hospital) 3,524 94.8 82.8 29.3 48.0 4.7 17.3 24.6 2.4 4.5 5.8
Detoxification 890 97.5 83.9 36.2 50.9 6.6 24.8 29.8 2.9 2.9 5.6
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer) 1,779 97.0 83.0 32.6 51.1 6.9 25.1 28.8 2.6 3.7 6.1
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days) 2,881 94.1 83.3 28.7 47.3 3.8 14.1 23.0 2.5 5.0 6.3
Hospital inpatient 740 97.2 57.7 43.8 67.6 58.1 79.3 15.7 10.4 7.0 6.8
Detoxification 658 97.1 55.3 43.8 67.3 60.2 80.5 15.5 10.2 6.5 5.9
Treatment 548 97.6 59.1 44.2 71.0 63.5 80.5 13.9 11.9 7.5 7.7
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 Joint Commission was formerly JACHO (Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations); CARF was formerly Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities; NCQA = National Committee for Quality Assurance; COA = Council on Accreditation.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2011.

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