The US Ambulatory Services Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)
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The report entitled “The US Ambulatory Services Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)”, provides analysis of the US ambulatory services market, with detailed analysis of market size and growth. The analysis includes the global market by value and by segments. The report also provides the analysis of the US ambulatory services market by value and by segments.
Moreover, the report also assesses the key opportunities in the market and outlines the factors that are and will be driving the growth of the industry. Growth of the overall the US ambulatory services market has also been forecasted for the years 2018-2022, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends.
Envision Healthcare Corporation, UnitedHealth Group, Surgery Partners, Inc. and HCA Healthcare, Inc. are some of the key players operating in the US ambulatory services market, whose company profiling has been done in the report. In this segment of the report, business overview, financial overview and business strategies of the companies are provided.
- Envision Healthcare Corporation
- UnitedHealth Group
- Surgery Partners, Inc.
- HCA Healthcare, Inc.
The structured way of providing medical care to maintain health of the whole body is known as healthcare system. The elements of a health care system are personal health care services, public health services, teaching and research activities and health insurance. The different types of healthcare systems are Primary Healthcare, Secondary Healthcare and Tertiary Healthcare.
Primary healthcare defined as the starting point of healthcare system in which initial diagnosis, finding, prevention of disease and maintenance of health takes place. The primary health care level includes medical professionals, paraprofessionals, health centers, hospital outpatient/ ambulatory departments, physicians‘ offices, industrial health units, and school and college health units.
Secondary healthcare can also be termed as acute care it is responsible for emergency treatment and critical care which include intense and elaborate measures for the diagnosis and treatment. Tertiary healthcare provides treatment for inpatients and primary & secondary healthcare referred cases which require advanced medical examination and treatment.
The healthcare systems such as hospital, clinic, etc. which provide course of treatment which does not involve admission to a hospital, or for a treatment which would not require an overnight stay is known as outpatient care or ambulatory services. The outpatient care or ambulatory services can broadly be classified as primary outpatient care, specialized outpatient care and stationary care. The outpatient care or ambulatory services can further be segmented on the basis of service types such as primary care offices, outpatient departments, emergency departments, medical speciality and surgical speciality.
The US ambulatory market is expected to increase at high growth rates during the forecasted period (2018-2022). The US ambulatory market is supported by various growth drivers, such as, increasing elderly people population, rising chronic ailments, increasing healthcare expenditure, etc.