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Research Article

Older Adults and Substance-Related Disorders: Trends and Associated Costs

Table 3

Types of services accessed by older adults with substance use diagnoses that used behavioral health services.

2000 ( )2009 ( 1,650)*Percent change

Outpatient mental health17%39%+129
Medication checks24%38%+58
Inpatient mental health17%12%−29
Crisis services1%12%+1100
Service coordination7%11%+57
Outpatient (substance use)35%53%+51
Methadone maintenance39%37%−5
Nonhospital rehabilitation15%19%+27
Intensive outpatient (substance use)3%12%+300
Partial hospitalization (substance use)11%8%−27
Nonhospital detoxification3%7%+133

 *Three individuals from the 2009 cohort were not assigned a diagnosis.