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New York State Division of Substance Abuse Services Medical Services Unit Methadone Treatment Facility Inspection or Program Review Case Files

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
These case files consist of general information about various methadone rehabilitation and treatment facilities throughout New York State, standard inspection reports adherent to federal regulations, and summaries of findings which include deficiency lists. The records also contain sample case histories including redacted client case files. Additionally, the files may contain correspondence, memoranda, and notes relating to the inspection of the facilities.
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44 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1972-1978
Series Number:
13311

Arrangement

Chronological and then alphabetical according to facility name.

Administrative History

Under U.S. Public Law 92-255 Sect. 409, the Drug Abuse Office and Treatment Act (1972), New York State determined that the Narcotic Addiction Control Commission (NACC and predecessor of the Division of Substance Abuse Services), would monitor various methadone treatment programs throughout the state. The Office of Methadone and Pharmaceutical Control of NACC was charged with the task of auditing the pharmaceutical, medical, and rehabilitative aspects of the treatment programs.

Scope and Content Note

These case files consist of general information about various rehabilitation and treatment facilities throughout New York State, standard inspection reports adherent to federal regulations, and summaries of findings which include deficiency lists. The records also contain sample case histories including redacted client case files. Additionally, the files may contain correspondence, memoranda, and notes relating to the inspection of the facilities.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Restricted to protect personal privacy pursuant to U.S. Public Law 92-255, Sect. 408 relating to confidentiality of patient records.

Related Information

Other finding aids

Partial folder list.

Acquistion Information

This series includes records from transfer list 830009.

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