Table 9.2
Discharges aged 12 and older aged 12 and older, from medication-assisted opioid detoxification.
Characteristics at admission, by reason for discharge: TEDS 2008
Number 
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by the 26 States and jurisdictions that offered medication-assisted opioid detoxification and reported these data to TEDS.]
Characteristics at admission Reason for discharge (number)
Total Completed Transferred
to further
treatment
Dropped out Terminated
by facility
Other
All medication-assisted opioid detoxification discharges  17,232   7,080   2,883   6,693     142     434
Gender
Male  11,593   4,755   1,834   4,634      81     289
Female   5,636   2,324   1,049   2,057      61     145
No. of discharges  17,229   7,079   2,883   6,691     142     434
Age at admission
12 to 20 years     800     362     138     265       7      28
21 to 30 years   4,720   1,838     920   1,746      59     157
31 to 40 years   3,855   1,569     646   1,514      27      99
41 to 50 years   4,941   2,115     704   1,987      36      99
Over 50 years   2,916   1,196     475   1,181      13      51
No. of discharges  17,232   7,080   2,883   6,693     142     434
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)   9,907   3,956   1,817   3,779      87     268
Black (non-Hispanic)   2,320   1,338     358     539      23      62
Hispanic origin   3,321     949     496   1,790       9      77
Other   1,605     797     203     574       5      26
No. of discharges  17,153   7,040   2,874   6,682     124     433
Primary substance
Alcohol   1,836   1,347     154     283      10      42
Opiates  14,896   5,461   2,674   6,277     122     362
Marijuana      51      22       7      16        - -       6
Cocaine     156      95      19      25       5      12
Stimulants      66      33       8      18        - -       7
Other/unknown     227     122      21      74       5       5
No. of discharges  17,232   7,080   2,883   6,693     142     434
Frequency of use
No use in the past month     358     101      87     151       8      11
Some use   1,747     602     373     716      10      46
Daily use  15,046   6,316   2,421   5,809     123     377
No. of discharges  17,151   7,019   2,881   6,676     141     434
No. of prior treatment episodes
None   5,204   2,043   1,039   1,960      28     134
1 or more  11,885   5,021   1,820   4,634     114     296
No. of discharges  17,089   7,064   2,859   6,594     142     430
Treatment referral source
Criminal justice/DUI     428     184     102      96       6      40
Individual  13,678   5,170   2,195   5,928      68     317
Health care/community   2,974   1,628     574     644      62      66
No. of discharges  17,080   6,982   2,871   6,668     136     423
Employment status1
Employed   3,821   1,328     654   1,732      31      76
Unemployed/Not in labor force  13,221   5,605   2,222   4,932     108     354
No. of discharges  17,042   6,933   2,876   6,664     139     430
Years of education1
Fewer than 12 years   5,530   1,926     829   2,572      51     152
12 years (or GED)   7,937   3,454   1,393   2,837      68     185
More than 12 years   3,446   1,491     646   1,192      22      95
No. of discharges  16,913   6,871   2,868   6,601     141     432
- - Quantity is zero.
1 Includes only discharges aged 16 and above for employment status and aged 18 and older for years of education.
NOTE: The "Other" category includes clients who were discharged because they were incarcerated, died, moved, became ill, were hospitalized, or other reason somewhat out of client's control, or if the client status at discharge was not known.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 5.06.10.

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