Table 2.3
Facilities by type of care offered and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs: 2003-20071
Number and percent
Type of care offered and facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs Number of facilities2 Percent2
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Total  13,623 13,454 13,371 13,771 13,648      
Type of care offered  
Outpatient 10,893 10,853 10,807 11,152 11,078  80.0  80.7  80.8  81.0  81.2
Regular  9,967  9,649  9,690 10,177 10,099  73.2  71.7  72.5  73.9  74.0
Intensive   5,902  5,643  5,698  6,199  6,055  43.3  41.9  42.6  45.0  44.4
Detoxification  1,501  1,369  1,455  1,664  1,445  11.0  10.2  10.9  12.1  10.6
Day treatment/partial hospitalization  2,156  1,871  1,859  2,071  2,000  15.8  13.9  13.9  15.0  14.7
Methadone/buprenorphine maintenance     955    904  1,225  1,396  1,433   7.0   6.7   9.2  10.1  10.5
Residential (non-hospital)  3,793  3,680  3,678  3,834  3,716  27.8  27.4  27.5  27.8  27.2
Detoxification    957    942    905    991    996   7.0   7.0   6.8   7.2   7.3
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer)  1,596  1,524  1,579  1,720  1,722  11.7  11.3  11.8  12.5  12.6
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)  3,142  3,027  3,034  3,214  2,995  23.1  22.5  22.7  23.3  21.9
Hospital inpatient  1,013  1,073    986    925  1,000   7.4   8.0   7.4   6.7   7.3
Detoxification    900    874    834    817    884   6.6   6.5   6.2   5.9   6.5
Treatment    662    724    653    620    665   4.9   5.4   4.9   4.5   4.9
Facilities with Opioid Treatment Programs3  1,067  1,070  1,069  1,203  1,108   7.8   8.0   8.0   8.7   8.1
1 Survey reference dates were: March 31, 2003-2006, and March 30, 2007. See Appendix A for changes in the survey base, methods, and instruments that affect analysis of trends over time.
2 Types of care sum to more than the Total row and percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could provide more than one type of care.
3 Only those facilities certified as Opioid Treatment Programs by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration are included.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2003-2007. 

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