Table 4.16a
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation, by type of care offered: March 30, 2007
Number
Type of care offered Total   Number of facilities1
Any listed
agency/
organization
Facility licensing, certification, or accreditation organization
State
substance abuse
agency
State mental health dept. State public health dept./ board of health Hospital licensing authority JCAHO3 CARF3 NCQA3 COA3 Other state/ local agency/ organization
Total2 13,648 12,979 11,100 4,642 5,588 1,009 2,869 2,685 410 666 1,565
Outpatient 11,078 10,536  9,042 4,015 4,337   800 2,385 2,235 343 567 1,231
Regular 10,099  9,577  8,317 3,726 3,789   640 1,990 1,906 303 524 1,073
Intensive   6,055  5,863  5,042 2,151 2,582   577 1,536 1,139 233 280   581
Detoxification  1,445  1,361  1,094   415   683   202   450   530  99  82   294
Day treatment/partial hospitalization  2,000  1,944  1,521   791   981   350   772   418 127  82   203
Methadone/buprenorphine maintenance  1,443  1,388  1,160   342   748   164   464   729  56  82   299
Residential (non-hospital)  3,716  3,550  3,046   955 1,747   188   662   760  98 147   484
Detoxification    996    965    833   335   511    79   245   258  38  36   107
Short-term treatment (30 days or fewer)  1,722  1,673  1,432   483   849   129   439   407  55  60   212
Long-term treatment (more than 30 days)  2,995  2,841  2,475   733 1,382   108   407   583  73 129   425
Hospital inpatient  1,000    982    599   459   681   510   787   160 117  62    84
Detoxification    884    867    509   412   599   469   715   140 109  52    78
Treatment    665    655    409   327   486   364   525   111  92  51    56
1 Number of facilities sums to more than the Total column because a facility could report more than one licensing, certification, or accreditation organization.
2 Number of facilities sums to more than the total because a facility could offer more than one type of care.
3 JCAHO - Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations; CARF -  Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities; NCQA - National Committee for Quality Assurance; COA - Council on Accreditation.
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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