Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
During the five years to 2013, diagnostic imaging has experienced growth as a result of the recognition of these services as cost-effective and noninvasive diagnostic tools. The market for analytic and diagnostic services will continue to grow rapidly in the five years to 2018. Consolidation will lead to larger operators, which will help reduce costs and maintain bargaining power with health insurance providers.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Industry establishment locations typically fall in line with the geographic distribution of hospitals and physicians' offices, which are in turn generally located near major population centers. Diagnostic imaging centers are distributed this way because healthcare providers are a source of referral for industry operators. Newly developed mobile imaging centers may not necessarily be located near medical facilities, but they are nonetheless often established in shopping malls and other populated areas.
The most densely populated regions of the United Stats are also the regions with the highest number of industry establishments... purchase to read more