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Plunkett's Health Care Industry Almanac 2013: Health Care Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies
by:Jack W. Plunkett
PLUNKETT'S HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2013Key Features:Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligenceMarket forecasts and Industry StatisticsIndustry Associations and Professional Societies ListIn-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companiesIndustry GlossaryBuyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett...
PLUNKETT'S HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2013Key Features:Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligenceMarket forecasts and Industry StatisticsIndustry Associations and Professional Societies ListIn-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companiesIndustry GlossaryBuyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett Research OnlineLink to our 5-minute video overview of this industryPages: 694Statistical Tables Provided: 39Companies Profiled: 468Geographic Focus: GlobalA complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.How is the industry evolving?How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?What is the size of the market now and in the future?What are the financial results of the leading companies?What are the names and titles of top executives?What are the top companies and what are their revenues? Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:Major Trends Affecting the Health Care Industry1)Introduction to the Health Care Industry 2)Continued Rise in Health Care Costs 3)Employers Push Health Care Costs onto Employees4)Medicare and Medicaid Spending Continue to Surge/Oldest Baby Boomers Hit 65+ Years of Age 5)Health Care Reform Act of 2010 Set to Bring Big Changes6)Concierge Care/Direct Primary Care Are on the Rise 7)Insurance Companies Change Strategies Due to Health Care Reform Act 8)Vast Number of Uninsured and Underinsured Americans 9)Few New Blockbusters: Major Drug Patents Expire While Generic Sales Growth Continues 10)Biotech and Orphan Drugs Pick Up the Slack as Blockbuster Mainstream Drugs Age 11)Quality of Care and Health Care Outcomes Data Become Available Online 12)Malpractice Suits Are Blamed for Rising Health Care Costs/Tort Reform Is Capping Awards for Damages 13)Health Information Research Remains a Leading Use of the Internet14)RFID Will Manage Hospital and Pharmacy Inventories 15)Electronic Health Records (EHR) Digitize Patient Records at an Accelerating Pace16)Remote Patient Monitoring Advances through Wireless Systems 17)Stem Cells - Multiple Sources Stem from New Technologies18)Government Support for Stem Cell Research Evolves 19)Stem Cells - Therapeutic Cloning Techniques Advance20)Stem Cells - A New Era of Regenerative Medicine Takes Shape21)Gene Therapies and Patients Genetic Profiles Promise a Personalized Approach to MedicineHealth Care Industry Statistics1)U.S. Health Care Industry Overview 2)Global Health Statistics 3)Affordable Care Act Overview 4)Domestic & Foreign Pharmaceutical Sales, PhRMA Member Companies: 1975-2011 5)Employment in the Health Care Industry, U.S.: 2006-2011 6)Employment & Earnings in Health Care Practitioner & Technical Occupations, U.S.: May 20117)Employment & Earnings in Health Care Support Occupations, U.S.: May 2011 8)Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for National Institutes of Health, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2011-2013 9)The U.S. Drug Discovery & Approval Process10)U.S. FDA New Drug (NDA) and Biologic (BLA) Approvals, 2011 11)The Nation's Health Dollar: 2012 Where It Came From (Estimated)12)The Nation's Health Dollar: 2012 Where It Went (Estimated)13)National Health Expenditures & Average Annual Percent Change: 2006-2021
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