Table 4.3b
Admissions aged 12 and older by type of service, according to treatment referral source, frequency of use, and number of prior treatment episodes: TEDS 2008
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Treatment referral, frequency of use, and number of prior treatment episodes All admis-
sions
Service type
Ambulatory Detoxification
(24-hour service)
Residential/Rehabilitation Medication-assisted opioid therapy1 Total
Out-
patient
Intensive
outpatient
Free-
standing
residential
Hospital
inpatient
Ambu-
latory
Short-term
(<30 days)
Long-term
(30+ days)
Hospital
(non-detox)
Out-
patient
Detox-
ification
Resi-
dential
Total  1,893,620  46.0  11.3  15.2   3.8   0.7   9.7   7.7   0.3   4.3   0.7   0.2 100.0
Treatment referral source            
Criminal justice/DUI   703,796  65.0  13.6   6.0   0.4   0.5   6.0   7.5   0.1   0.8   0.1   0.1 100.0
Self- or individual   597,614  28.5   8.0  27.1   9.1   1.0   8.8   6.0   0.4   9.2   1.8   0.2 100.0
Substance abuse provider   203,558  27.4  10.6  13.5   1.2   0.6  24.2  15.3   0.2   5.8   0.6   0.4 100.0
Other health care provider   117,103  40.9   9.5  19.8   6.9   1.1  11.3   5.2   1.5   3.1   0.3   0.3 100.0
School (educational)    18,705  86.1   9.7   0.9   0.4      *   1.5   1.0      *   0.4      - -      * 100.0
Employer/EAP    10,808  60.7  15.7   5.4   1.1   0.9  11.7   2.7   0.2   1.5   0.1      - - 100.0
Other community referral   208,173  48.9  14.5  14.6   1.9   0.6   9.5   7.4   0.4   1.9   0.2   0.2 100.0
No. of admissions  1,859,757 855,579 210,063 286,106 71,999 13,337 178,366 141,772 5,943 80,150 13,025 3,417
Frequency of use            
No use in the past month   529,229  67.3  14.8   1.3   0.2   0.1   4.5   9.1   0.1   2.6   0.1   0.1 100.0
1-3 times in the past month   229,938  64.1  12.1   9.3   0.4   0.5   6.1   5.6   0.2   1.6   0.1   0.1 100.0
1-2 times per week   167,449  53.8  12.1  15.1   0.5   0.8   9.0   6.7   0.3   1.4   0.2   0.1 100.0
3-6 times per week   209,289  41.5  12.4  16.0   1.4   0.9  14.7   9.6   0.4   2.6   0.4   0.1 100.0
Daily   689,169  22.3   6.7  28.5   9.7   1.2  13.8   7.3   0.6   8.0   1.7   0.3 100.0
No. of admissions  1,825,074 834,069 198,533 283,374 72,323 13,189 178,664 142,786 5,929 79,910 13,099 3,198
No. of prior treatment episodes            
None   744,722  56.9  11.5  12.3   0.9   0.6   8.2   5.9   0.3   2.7   0.6   0.1 100.0
1   361,118  49.4  12.0  10.5   1.0   0.6  10.6   9.2   0.3   5.5   0.7   0.2 100.0
2   215,792  40.5  16.4  11.1   1.3   0.7  12.8  10.0   0.3   5.9   0.7   0.4 100.0
3   118,853  38.6  12.4  13.3   1.4   0.8  13.5  10.9   0.4   6.8   1.5   0.3 100.0
4    68,266  35.3  12.7  15.5   1.7   1.0  13.9  11.4   0.5   6.8   0.9   0.4 100.0
5 or more   207,960  29.6   9.8  26.0   1.7   1.0  13.1  10.3   0.5   6.7   1.1   0.3 100.0
No. of admissions  1,716,711 820,972 208,242 233,750 19,442 12,405 179,521 140,961 5,727 79,268 12,944 3,479  
1 Therapy with methadone or buprenorphine.
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 8.31.09.

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