Over the past five years, the Diagnostic and Medical Laboratories industry in Georgia has grown steadily. Demand for industry testing services is generally driven by the same factors that drive the entire healthcare sector. Diagnostic and medical testing is needed for most healthcare procedures, especially primary care and hospital services. However, the Hospitals industry in Georgia is relatively small, so most testing services conducted in the state are conducted in industry laboratories. Additionally, demand for healthcare and testing services in Georgia has risen over the past five years as health insurance enrollment has increased in the state. Over the past five years, the number of people with private health insurance in Georgia has grown an annualized 1.1%...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Most testing services conducted in the state are conducted in industry laboratories
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    •The Diagnostic and Medical Laboratories in Georgia industry has a high level of market share concentration, with the four largest companies accounting for more than 60.0% of revenue in 2018.•LabCorp and Quest Diagnostics, the two largest companies in the US industry, are also the largest companies in Georgia.•Concentration is likely to rise as companies seek consolidation...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry are

  • Ensuring pricing policy is appropriate
  • Having a good reputation
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of people with private health insurance in Georgia and Total health expenditure in the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry?

    Operators in this industry provide analytic services to identify or determine the nature and cause of a disease or injury through the evaluation of a patient’s history, examination and data. These services are provided to healthcare providers or patients upon referral from health practitioners.

    Industry Products
  • Clinical pathology services
  • General pathology
  • Anatomic pathology
  • MRI
  • X-Ray
  • Industry Activities
  • Operating diagnostic imaging centers
  • Operating dental or medical X-ray laboratories
  • Operating medical forensic laboratories
  • Operating medical testing laboratories
  • Operating blood analysis laboratories
  • Operating medical bacteriological laboratories
  • Operating computer tomography (CT-scan) centers
  • Operating magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) centers
  • Operating medical radiological laboratories
  • Operating ultrasound imaging centers
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Number of people with private health insurance in Georgia
  • Total health expenditure
  • Federal funding for Medicare and Medicaid
  • Number of adults aged 50 and older in Georgia

  • Current Performance
    Industry Outlook
    Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Veterinary Services
  • Primary Care Doctors
  • Specialist Doctors
  • Chiropractors
  • Emergency & Other Outpatient Care Centers
  • Hospitals
  • Psychiatric Hospitals
  • Specialty Hospitals

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Chemical Wholesaling
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Medical Device Manufacturing
  • Medical Instrument & Supply Manufacturing
  • Medical Supplies Wholesaling
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • General pathology
  • Other
  • Clinical pathology services
  • MRI
  • Anatomic pathology
  • X-Ray
  • Chart: Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Private insurance
  • Government insurance
  • Out-of-pocket payments
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
    Quest Diagnostics Inc., Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings, Navicent Health, American Clinical Laboratories Inc., Sonic Healthcare,
  • Table: Quest Diagnostics Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings - financial performance
  • Table: Navicent Health - financial performance
  • Table: American Clinical Laboratories Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Sonic Healthcare - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories in Georgia Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Number of people with private health insurance in Georgia (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Anatomical Pathology Test
  • A test that analyzes diseases by examining changes in human tissues and cells.
  • Capitated Payment Contract
  • A healthcare plan that allows payment of a flat fee for each patient it covers.
  • Computed Tomography (Ct)
  • A body scan that uses X-ray equipment to obtain image data from different angles around the body, and then uses computer processing to create a cross-section of body tissues, organs and bony anatomy.
  • Esoteric Tests
  • Tests that analyzes rare substances or molecules that are not performed in routine clinical labs.
  • Genomics
  • The study of DNA, genes and chromosomes.
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri)
  • A procedure that uses a magnet linked to a computer to create detailed pictures of areas inside the body.
  • Managed-Care Organization (Mco)
  • Any organization that contracts with physicians for the delivery of medical care and exercises control over the care provided.
  • Medicaid
  • A joint federal and state program that helps pay for healthcare expense for the low-income population and certain aged and disabled individuals.
  • Medicare
  • A federal system of health insurance for people over 65 years of age and for certain younger people with disabilities.
  • Positron Emission Tomography (Pet)
  • A highly specialized imaging technique that uses short-lived radioactive substances and produces three-dimensional colored images.
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