Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Dialysis centers in the United States provide patients with kidney disease the necessary services to treat and cope with failing kidneys. Growth in the industry has begun to accelerate because of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which intends to expand healthcare coverage in the United States. Inelastic demand will keep revenue strong, though increases in federal funding for Medicare and Medicaid will eventually threaten industry profit.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
Dialysis Centers in the United States are in the growth stage of their industry life cycle. During the 10 years to 2020, industry value added, which measures the value the industry adds to the overall economy, is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 4.4%. This exceeds US GDP growth over the same period, which is expected to expand at an annualized rate of 2.2%.
One of the primary factors influencing this industry's expanding share of the overall economy is related to regulatory overhaul in the healthcare industry. As more patients gain access to health insurance, demand for the industry's services is expected to increase. Furthermore, the US population is aging, and as people age, risks for kidney disease increase; kidney disease is often caused by diabetes and hypertension... purchase to read more