HIV-16 Increase the proportion of substance abuse treatment facilities that offer HIV/AIDS education, counseling, and support

National Data Source
National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS); Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
54.4 (2008)
Target
59.8
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of publicly and privately funded treatment facilities known to SAMHSA that report that they offer HIV testing; HIV/AIDS education, counseling, and support; or have special substance abuse treatment programs for persons with HIV/AIDS
Denominator
Number of publicly and privately funded treatment facilities known to SAMHSA
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the 2008 National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS):

As of October 1, 2007, which of these services were being provided at this substance abuse facility?

[List of options provided in three categories. Relevant responses for objective are listed below:]

  1. Testing [option 24: HIV/AIDS]
  2. Health Services [option: education/counseling/support]
  3. Programs for special groups [option 32: persons with AIDS]
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective