Table 4.3a. Admissions aged 12 and older, by type of service according to treatment referral source, frequency of use, and
number of prior treatment episodes: 2009
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Treatment referral source, frequency of use, and number
of prior treatment episodes
All admis-
sions
Type of service
Ambulatory Detoxification
(24-hour service)
Rehabilitation/Residential Medication-assisted opioid
therapy1
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  1,963,085 896,912 222,398 312,901  67,584  12,802 181,554 148,252   5,625  86,528  22,551   5,978
Treatment referral source            
Criminal justice/DUI  37.8  52.8  48.4  16.0   3.6  28.2  23.7  36.8  14.9   5.5   2.3  15.0
Self or individual  32.5  20.1  23.2  54.8  74.8  45.9  30.0  27.2  42.5  70.4  81.1  35.7
Substance abuse care provider  10.1   6.2   7.8   9.7   3.7   7.5  25.7  19.9   3.5  14.6   7.7  27.9
Other health care provider   6.4   5.6   4.9   8.7  11.1  12.6   8.4   4.5  26.5   4.1   3.0   7.9
School (educational)   1.1   2.1   0.9   0.1   0.1      *   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.1      *   0.1
Employer/EAP   0.5   0.7   0.7   0.1   0.2   0.4   0.7   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1
Other community referral  11.6  12.5  14.1  10.6   6.6   5.3  11.4  11.3  12.5   5.3   5.8  13.4
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
No. of admissions  1,937,384 883,818 218,783 311,652  66,935  12,740 179,266 146,060   5,105  84,830  22,275   5,920
Frequency of use            
No use in the past month  28.7  42.5  39.8   2.0   1.0   2.6  13.6  32.9   7.2  16.8   1.6  16.8
1-3 times in the past month  12.6  17.7  14.2   8.0   1.1   8.1   7.9   8.8   4.9   3.8   1.1   5.1
1-2 times in the past week   9.3  10.9   9.9   9.8   1.3  12.2   8.3   7.4   7.5   3.0   1.5   4.4
3-6 times in the past week  11.6  10.5  12.7  11.9   4.5  18.9  17.6  14.1  12.2   7.6   5.4  10.3
Daily  37.8  18.3  23.3  68.2  92.1  58.2  52.6  36.8  68.2  68.9  90.4  63.3
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
No. of admissions  1,920,014 868,358 215,879 310,837  67,459  12,608 178,818 146,812   5,474  85,557  22,437   5,775
No. of prior treatment episodes            
None  43.2  52.2  42.7  35.4  36.8  43.9  33.5  31.2  35.2  25.3  31.5  24.1
1  21.3  21.9  22.1  16.6  18.9  18.9  21.3  23.7  17.7  24.9  18.7  18.9
2  12.1  10.5  14.9  10.3  13.2  10.1  14.9  15.4  12.7  15.6  13.6  18.1
3   7.0   5.5   7.5   6.8   8.0   6.9   9.3   9.2   8.7  10.3  12.2  10.8
4   4.0   2.9   4.1   4.7   5.6   4.2   5.5   5.5   6.0   5.6   5.1   7.0
5 or more  12.4   7.0   8.7  26.3  17.5  16.1  15.7  15.0  19.6  18.2  18.8  21.1
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
No. of admissions  1,785,916 843,659 216,111 261,193  13,999  11,521 177,888 142,864   5,304  84,978  22,452   5,947
1 Therapy with methadone or buprenorphine is part of client's treatment plan.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
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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