Success Comparison

% Change In Drug Abstinence in Residential
% Change In Housing in Residential
% Change In Drug Abstinence in Outpatient
% Change In Housing in Outpatient

**Data provided by Salt Lake County TEDS Outcomes Report for completed episodes during FY21 per Agency and ASAM 01/12/21



Independent Evaluations

Joint commission accredited

Odyssey House has maintained Joint Commission accreditation since 2011. The Joint Commission standards improve patient safety, quality of care, health outcomes, and meet or surpass law and regulation. By maintaining this accreditation, Odyssey’s services rank in the top 8% of behavioral health providers in the nation.

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Independent auditing

Odyssey House maintains several contracts that require intensive outside monitoring. Not only do we meet their strict requirements, but we have a perfect track record year over year. We are audited at regular intervals by the following agencies:

  • Department of Human Services (DHS)
  • The Joint Commission
  • Independent financial audit - Shaw & Co.
  • Medicaid
  • Salt Lake County
  • Optum
  • Department of Workforce Services (DWS)
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
  • Utah Transit Authority (UTA)

CPC evaluation

In November 2015, the University of Utah evaluated Odyssey with the national CPC evaluation. U of U staff looked at Odyssey’s residential and outpatient programming in the following three areas: program leadership and development, staff, and quality assurance. Based on the University’s findings, Odyssey overall ranking as classified as ‘highly effective.’ Out of the 500 programs that have undergone the evaluation nationwide, only 8% rank highly effective.

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Funding Contracts

  • Salt Lake County
  • Optum
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
  • State of Utah Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health
  • Medicaid
  • Department of Workforce Services (DWS)
  • Veterans Administration
  • Department of Workforce Services (DWS)
  • Department of Human Services (DHS)
  • Division of Juvenile Justice Services (DJJS)
  • Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Behavioral Health Network (BHN)
  • State Primary Care Grant
  • Educator Mutual Insurance
  • Molina
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Select Health
  • University of Utah Healthplans
  • United Healthcare
  • Tricare West
  • Nevada Medicaid
  • Idaho Juvenile Justice Association
  • Clark County Nevada
  • Nevada Division of Children Services
  • Four Corners Behavioral Health
  • Davis Behavioral Health
  • Central Utah Counseling Center
  • Southwest Behavioral Health
  • Weber Human Services
  • Northeastern Counseling Center
  • Bear River Mental Health
  • Wasatch Mental Health
  • San Juan Counseling
  • US Probation and Parole


  • Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA)
  • Fit to Recover
  • Veterans Administration
  • Volunteers of America (VOA)
  • First Step House
  • Valley Mental Health
  • Catholic Community Services
  • Salt Lake City
  • House of Hope
  • Utah Transit Authority (UTA)
  • Clinical Consultants
  • The Road Home
  • Project Reality
  • DeNovo
  • Alkermes
  • Jordan School District
  • Canyons School District
  • Murray School District
  • Friends of the Children
  • One Voice Recovery
  • Utah Aids Foundation
  • University of Utah College of Social Work
  • The Road Home
  • Own It
  • The Haven
  • Clean and Sober Softball Association
  • Intermountain Healthcare
  • Association for Utah Community Health (AUCH)
  • Salt Lake City Downtown Alliance
  • Salt Lake County LDA
  • Utah Naloxone
  • Utah Harm Reduction Coalition
  • Salt Lake Valley Coalition to End Homelessness
  • Soap 2 Hope
  • Salt Lake City Education Foundation
  • Salt Lake City School District
  • Granite School District
  • University of Utah SUPrad Clinic
  • University of Utah Department of Psychiatry
  • Utah Syringe Exchange Network
  • Westminster College of Nursing
  • Westminster College of Social Work
  • Utah Department of Health


  • Treatment Communities of America (TCA)
  • Department of Health Medical Care Advisory Committee
  • Sentencing Commission and Utah Substance Abuse and Mental Health Council (USAAV+)
  • Utah Behavioral Health Committee for the Utah Association of Counties
  • Salt Lake County Drug and Alcohol Treatment Coordinating Council
  • Utah Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (UAATP)
  • Utah Board of Juvenile Justice Racial and Ethnic DIsparities Advisory Committee
  • The Haven
  • Rough Haven Crisis Pet Sheltering
  • Soap 2 Hope
  • Coalition for Juvenile Justice
  • Fit to Recover 
  • OpiCure
  • Fourth Street Clinic
  • Flourish Bakery**
  • LDS Hospital Community Advisory Board**
  • Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA)**
  • Utah Board of Juvenile Justice (UBJJ)**
  • Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee**
  • Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice (CCJJ)**
**Past board affiliation


  • Salt Lake City Horizonte School
  • Advantage Systems
  • Hires Big H
  • Wasatch Fresh
  • Freight Systems
  • Remodeler, Inc.
  • COIT
  • Williamson-Godwin
  • Jellyfish
  • Creminelli Fine Meats
  • All Hours Plumbing
  • Utah Food Services
  • Gough Construction
  • Spring Back Utah
  • Classic Catering
  • 8th Street Taco Co.
  • Spyhop
  • Clever Octopus
  • Papa Pita
  • Canyons
  • Hammerton Lighting
  • Restaurant Supply
  • Litzas Pizza
  • Strategic Staffing
  • Elwood Staffing
  • Manpower
  • Express Staffing
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