Table 4.13
Client detoxification by substance, facility operation, and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007
Number and percent
Facility operation and primary focus Number of facilities1 Percent1
Total2 Detoxication from: Routine use of medications during detox Detoxication from: Routine use of medications during detox
Opiates Alcohol Cocaine Other sub-stances Opiates Alcohol Cocaine Other sub-stances
Total   2,216 2,068  1,728 1,420   859 1,852  93.3  78.0  64.1  38.8  83.6
Facility operation        
Private non-profit  1,147 1,069    985   805   457   890  93.2  85.9  70.2  39.8  77.6
Private for-profit    766   742    476   420   278   699  96.9  62.1  54.8  36.3  91.3
Local, county, or community govt.    121   106    104    76    51    97  87.6  86.0  62.8  42.1  80.2
State government     76    65     59    46    30    65  85.5  77.6  60.5  39.5  85.5
Federal government    100    83    100    72    43    98  83.0 100.0  72.0  43.0  98.0
Dept. of Veterans Affairs     87    76     87    65    39    85  87.4 100.0  74.7  44.8  97.7
Dept. of Defense     11     7     11     6     4    11  63.6 100.0  54.5  36.4 100.0
Indian Health Service      1     - -      1     - -     - -     1      - - 100.0      - -      - - 100.0
Other      1     - -      1     1     - -     1      - - 100.0 100.0      - - 100.0
Tribal government      6     3      4     1     - -     3  50.0  66.7  16.7      - -  50.0
Primary focus of facility        
Substance abuse treatment services  1,404 1,341    975   846   504 1,137  95.5  69.4  60.3  35.9  81.0
Mental health services    155   132    148   104    56   148  85.2  95.5  67.1  36.1  95.5
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
   544   498    497   398   255   465  91.5  91.4  73.2  46.9  85.5
General health care     85    75     84    56    32    84  88.2  98.8  65.9  37.6  98.8
Other/unknown     28    22     24    16    12    18  78.6  85.7  57.1  42.9  64.3
1 Number of facilities sums to more than the Total column and percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could provide detoxification for more than one type of client substance abuse problem.
2 Of 13,648 facilities, 2,913 facilities (21%) offered detoxification services. Of these 2,913 facilities, 697 (24%) did not respond to the specific questions about detoxification substance or medication.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2007.

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