REASON: REASON FOR DISCHARGE
Indicates the outcome of treatment or the reason for transfer or discontinuance of treatment. - TREATMENT COMPLETED: All parts of the treatment plan or program were completed. - LEFT AGAINST PROFESSIONAL ADVICE: Client chose not to complete program, with or without specific advice to continue treatment. Includes clients who "drop out" of treatment for unknown reason and clients who have not received treatment for some time and are discharged for "administrative" reasons. - TERMINATED BY FACILITY: Treatment terminated by action of facility, generally because of client non-compliance or violation of rules, laws, or procedures (not because client dropped out of treatment, client incarcerated, or other client motivated reason). - TRANSFERRED TO ANOTHER SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAM OR FACILITY: Client was transferred to another substance abuse treatment program, provider or facility within an episode of treatment. - INCARCERATED: This code is to be used for all clients whose course of treatment is terminated because the client has been incarcerated. Includes jail, prison, and house confinement. - DEATH - OTHER: Moved, illness, hospitalization, or other reason somewhat out of client's control. - UNKNOWN: Client status at discharge is not known because for example, discharge record is lost or incomplete.
|2||LEFT AGAINST PROFESSIONAL ADVICE||386,215||25.6%|
|3||TERMINATED BY FACILITY||111,423||7.4%|
|4||TRANSFERRED TO ANOTHER TREATMENT PROGRAM OR FACILITY||202,874||13.4%|
Based upon 1,508,311 valid cases out of 1,508,468 total cases.
- mean: 2.21
- median: 2.00
- mode: 1.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 7
- standard deviation: 1.60
Location: 59-60 (width: 2; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: -9
Source: This variable was taken from: Treatment Episode Data Set -- Discharges (TEDS-D), 2006.
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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.