Table 4.4
Facility size, according to type of care offered, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007
Median number of clients
Facility operation and primary focus   Median number of clients per facility1
All
facilities1
Type of care offered
Total out-patient Outpatient Total
residen-
tial
Residential
(non-hospital)
Hospital inpatient
Regular Intensive Day treatment or partial
hospitali-zation
Detox Methadone/
buprenor-
phine
maintenance
Short-
term
Long-
term
Detox Total
hospital
inpatient
Treat-
ment
Detox
Total 42 48 30 11 3 1 132 18 9 15 3 9 6 4
Facility operation      
Private non-profit 40 50 32 12 4 1 108 18 8 16 4 8 4 4
Private for-profit 42 42 20 9 2 1 156 20 8 12 2 13 10 5
Local, county, or community govt. 55 63 49 15 7 - - 97 15 6 15 6 10 4 3
State government 49 58 40 15 5 - - 200 24 19 21 4 23 22 7
Federal government 53 44 26 10 8 - - 36 18 13 15 1 3 3 2
Dept. of Veterans Affairs 105 84 50 10 5 1 41 20 15 18 1 3 3 3
Dept. of Defense 25 25 16 9 12 - - 18 10 15 4 1 3 - -
Indian Health Service 20 18 16 6 - - - - - - 9 3 8 2 1 - - 1
Other 30 20 20 20 - - 7 7 10 9 1
Tribal government 38 40 30 7 - - 1 18 11 9 8 - - 6 8 1
Primary focus of facility      
Substance abuse treatment services 46 58 30 12 2 1 170 19 10 16 4 12 8 6
Mental health services 20 20 20 7 5 - - 2 11 3 12 1 6 5 3
Mix of mental health and substance
abuse treatment services
40 42 32 10 5 - - 13 16 6 14 2 9 5 4
General health care 23 30 19 10 5 - - 27 23 15 20 - - 3 5 3
Other/unknown 25 29 22 7 2 3 3 16 3 14 4 4 - - 2
1 Of 13,648 facilities, 1,093 facilities (8%) whose client counts were reported by another facility were not asked to respond to this question. Of the remaining 12,555 facilities, 665 facilities (5%) that included client counts for other facilities were excluded from tabulations for this table, and thus, tabulations are based on 11,890 facilities that responded to this question for their facility alone.
- - Quantity is zero.
No facilities in this category.
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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