Special care: Expanding insurance coverage will continue to drive industry revenue growth

Over the five years to 2017, demand for women's health hospitals has grown, as rising disposable income and a falling unemployment rate, coupled with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), have increased insurance coverage in the United States. These same factors have contributed to growth in the US birth rate as well as the total annual number of doctor's visits. Federal and state mandates to test and vaccinate young women against the human papillomavirus (HPV) have further supported this growth. Over the five years to 2022, the outlook for the industry is positive, barring any drastic government regulation changes...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 12-17
2.3%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
7,011
Businesses
34

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The outlook for the industry is positive, barring any drastic government regulation changes
  • The industry has benefited from a rising focus on preventive care in recent years
  • The growing birth rate will likely correlate to growing demand for fertility services
  • Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    Women's hospitals are primarily located in areas of dense population, so the spread of establishments is similar to the spread of the US population. However, women's hospitals are also more prevalent in areas with favorable regulatory conditions. States with minimal certificate-of-need requirements include, but are not limited to, Arizona, California, Kansas, Texas and Pennsylvania. This factor slightly skews the spread of establishments away from following the population spread more closely.The Southeast has the largest proportion of establishments at 26.6%. This region also holds 25.6% of the US population; therefore, women's hospitals are put in place in this region to serve a large proportion of the population. The...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Women's Health Hospitals Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Women's Health Hospitals Industry are

  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Recommendation/accreditation from authoritative source
  • Proximity to key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Federal funding for Medicare and Medicaid and Marriage rate in the Women's Health Hospitals industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Women's Health Hospitals Industry?

    This industry includes specialty hospitals that primarily provide diagnostic and medical treatment to inpatients with health issues specific to female anatomy. Women’s health issues often relate to structures such as female genitalia and breasts or to conditions caused by hormones specific to females. Women’s health hospitals treat a specific type of disease or medical condition (except psychiatric conditions or substance abuse), maintain inpatient beds and provide food services.

    Industry Products
  • Labor and delivery services
  • Gynecological services
  • Family planning services and contraceptives
  • Imaging
  • Fertility services and in vitro fertilization
  • Industry Activities
  • Providing labor and childbirth services
  • Providing gynecology services
  • Providing family planning and contraceptive services
  • Providing imaging services
  • Providing in vitro fertilization services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Federal funding for Medicare and Medicaid
  • Marriage rate
  • Number of births
  • Number of people with private health insurance

  • Current Performance
  • Healthcare reform
  • Economic recovery
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Continued growth
  • Effects of healthcare reform
  • Table: Women's Health Hospitals Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Women's Health Hospitals Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Health & Medical Insurance
  • Health & Welfare Funds
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Brand Name Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Diagnostic & Medical Laboratories
  • Generic Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Janitorial Services
  • Medical Instrument & Supply Manufacturing
  • Medical Supplies Wholesaling
  • Primary Care Doctors
  • Specialist Doctors
  • Waste Treatment & Disposal Services

  • Products & Services
  • Labor and delivery services
  • Gynecological services
  • Other
  • Family planning services and contraceptives
  • Fertility services and in vitro fertilization
  • Imaging
  • Chart: Women's Health Hospitals Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Women aged 18 to 39
  • Women aged 17 and younger
  • Women aged 55 and over
  • Women aged 40 to 54
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Women's Health Hospitals Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Women's Health Hospitals

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Women's Health Hospitals Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Magee-Women's Hospital of UPMC, Brigham and Women's Hospital,
  • Table: Magee-Women's Hospital of UPMC - financial performance
  • Table: Brigham and Women's Hospital - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Women's Health Hospitals 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 Women's Health Hospitals Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Number of people with private health insurance (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Hpv
  • Human papillomavirus. A virus that infects the skin and mucous membranes; some types cause skin warts and others cause various types of cancers, the most common of which is cervical cancer.
  • Outpatient
  • Treatment that does not require an overnight stay in a hospital or medical facility.
  • Preventive Care
  • Medical measures taken to prevent diseases.
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