Table 6.3a
Year 2000 discharges by reason for discharge, according to type of service: TEDS 2000
Number and percent distribution
[Based on linked admissions and discharge data reported to TEDS by 18 States and jurisdictions.]
Type of service Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Treatment completed Transferred
to other SA treatment
Left against professional advice Terminated
by facility
Incar-
cerated
Death Other
Number
Ambulatory
Outpatient  116,729  40,457  9,050  27,001  27,608  2,155  1,127  9,331
Intensive outpatient  52,248  21,773  4,787  11,940  10,359  487  210  2,692
Residential/rehabilitation
Short-term (<31 days)  36,375  22,285  3,980  5,657  3,268  644  94  447
Long-term (31+ days)  26,603  8,798  2,382  7,655  6,595  255  132  786
Hospital  7,794  4,282  1,978  921  361  22  2  228
Detoxification1  73,564  37,760  5,818  21,676  6,936  128  99  1,147
Methadone  9,843  1,442  857  3,612  3,023  325  122  462
No. of discharges  323,156  136,797  28,852  78,462  58,150  4,016  1,786  15,093
Row percent
Ambulatory
Outpatient  100.0  34.7  7.8  23.1  23.7  1.8  1.0  8.0
Intensive outpatient  100.0  41.7  9.2  22.9  19.8  0.9  0.4  5.2
Residential/rehabilitation
Short-term (<31 days)  100.0  61.3  10.9  15.6  9.0  1.8  0.3  1.2
Long-term (31+ days)  100.0  33.1  9.0  28.8  24.8  1.0  0.5  3.0
Hospital  100.0  54.9  25.4  11.8  4.6  0.3   *  2.9
Detoxification1  100.0  51.3  7.9  29.5  9.4  0.2  0.1  1.6
Methadone  100.0  14.7  8.7  36.7  30.7  3.3  1.2  4.7
Total  100.0  42.3  8.9  24.3  18.0  1.2  0.6  4.7
Column percent
Ambulatory
Outpatient  36.1  29.6  31.4  34.4  47.5  53.7  63.1  61.8
Intensive outpatient  16.2  15.9  16.6  15.2  17.8  12.1  11.8  17.8
Residential/rehabilitation
Short-term (<31 days)  11.3  16.3  13.8  7.2  5.6  16.0  5.3  3.0
Long-term (31+ days)  8.2  6.4  8.3  9.8  11.3  6.3  7.4  5.2
Hospital  2.4  3.1  6.9  1.2  0.6  0.5  0.1  1.5
Detoxification1  22.8  27.6  20.2  27.6  11.9  3.2  5.5  7.6
Methadone  3.0  1.1  3.0  4.6  5.2  8.1  6.8  3.1
Total  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0
1 Includes free-standing residential detoxification (n = 69,563; 95 percent), ambulatory detoxification (n = 2,213; 3 percent), and hospital detoxification (n = 1,788; 2 percent).
* Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.