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Table 1 Military Treatment Facility (MTF) average total volume, sample size, and full-time equivalent (FTE) capacity measures (n = 130 facilities)

From: The relationship between capacity and utilization of nonpharmacologic therapies in the US Military Health System

MTF volume 2008 2013 2017
Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE
All patients
 Persons Served 37,734 3,398.85 40,213 3,774.81 38,598 3,707.55
 Annual total encounters 197,546 20,399.12 231,583 25,232.14 227,352 25,357.20
Study Sample
 Total sample persons 3,155 675.62 3,916 771.37 2,295 399.02
 Annual total encounters 25,220 5,433.10 50,521 9,854.55 32,957 5,941.18
Occupation 2008 2013 2017
Mean FTE SE # MTFs with Mean FTE SE # MTFs with Mean FTE SE # MTFs with
Physical Therapista 94.11 4.85 124 102.83 4.78 125 128.91 4.78 126
Chiropractora 4.28 1.16 20 7.98 1.34 47 8.10 1.23 47
Behavioral Health Providera 338.63 13.80 130 463.49 16.69 130 599.77 21.26 130
  1. All years represent the period of a fiscal year, which begins October 1 of the prior calendar year and ends on September 30th of the stated year. The year 2013 was chosen as a mid-point in the data range to provide additional description of changes over the study period. All results are reported for only the 130 MTFs included in the study
  2. aFTE is full-time equivalent positions assigned per 100,000 total persons served at MTF