Table 2.13. Admissions aged 12 and older, by type of health insurance and expected/actual primary source of payment
according to primary substance of abuse: 2009
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Type of health insurance and expected/actual primary source of payment All
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amines
Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With
second-
ary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total  1,963,089 460,772 358,340 282,212 138,639 131,886 52,046 354,159 115,182 14,427 5,030 1,777 4,404 1,519 42,696
Type of health insurance            
None  59.8  61.7  63.4  52.9  56.9  66.2  63.9  56.0  72.6  49.7  65.6  62.8  66.1  51.3  40.9
Medicaid  19.4  11.1  16.0  32.3  21.0  21.2  18.9  23.0  12.9  28.8  14.3  16.3  21.5  23.6  40.1
Private insurance   5.6   8.3   5.9   2.1   5.1   2.2   4.2   6.0   4.4   4.1   5.7   6.3   0.9   6.6   6.0
Blue Cross/Blue Shield   3.1   4.2   3.4   1.7   4.2   0.9   2.5   3.6   1.1   4.2   2.8   4.2   0.8   5.0   1.7
HMO   2.9   4.8   2.7   2.3   3.0   1.3   1.9   2.2   0.4   2.9   1.6   2.5   2.4   1.9   3.3
Medicare   1.5   1.7   1.4   1.6   1.7   2.3   1.6   0.8   0.8   2.2   2.1   0.7   0.9   1.0   2.0
Other   7.6   8.1   7.2   7.0   8.0   5.8   7.0   8.5   7.9   8.2   7.9   7.3   7.5  10.6   6.1
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions    917,769 252,291 153,356 137,373  66,259  53,880 22,080 153,730  49,643  6,782 2,578   731 2,087   679 16,300
Expected/actual primary source of payment2            
Self-pay  20.0  29.3  22.0  11.2  17.6  11.3  16.3  14.3  16.0  17.1  14.3  12.5   3.9  15.2  23.4
Medicaid  14.8   7.7  12.7  20.7  17.6  18.9  13.4  22.3   9.8  19.4  12.4  14.2  13.1  24.3  21.1
Medicare   0.7   0.8   0.7   0.7   0.8   1.0   0.7   0.4   0.3   1.3   1.2   0.5      - -   0.9   1.2
Other govt. payments  36.9  30.4  35.5  43.8  40.0  40.2  47.7  38.7  49.5  34.4  51.6  41.9  62.0  33.9  16.5
No charge  10.4   6.9  11.6  12.7   9.4  17.5  10.4  10.4  10.9  10.9  10.0  13.4  14.2   7.6  18.1
Blue Cross/Blue Shield   1.7   2.2   1.8   0.7   1.7   0.6   0.9   2.0   0.7   1.5   1.4   2.4   0.1   2.8   1.5
Other health insurance   3.6   4.2   3.6   3.1   5.6   1.8   2.6   3.4   1.4   5.1   3.1   5.2   1.0   5.1   3.7
Workers' Compensation      *      *      *      *      *      *      *      *      *      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      *
Other  11.9  18.4  12.0   7.1   7.2   8.5   7.9   8.5  11.3  10.3   6.1   9.9   5.6  10.1  14.5
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions    713,666 202,788 125,053  73,635  51,580  43,809 18,146 135,880  38,428  4,982 2,197   618 1,457   643 14,450
1 Not all Supplemental Data Set items are reported by all States and jurisdictions.
2 This information is collected at admission and may not correspond to the actual source of payment.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 11.03.10.

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