The Constant Shortage in Hospital Beds in India Drives the Hospital Market in India, Finds Netscribes

Netscribes (India) Pvt. Ltd., launches its Hospital Market in India Report 2012 covering one of the strong and high growth potential markets in India. It is a part of Netscribes’ Healthcare Series reports.

Mumbai, India, March 24, 2012 --( Netscribes (India) Pvt. Ltd., a knowledge consulting solutions company, announces the launch of its report – Hospital Market in India. The Indian hospital market is currently experiencing rapid growth over the last few years and it is expected to continue this trend in the near future.

The report provides a snapshot of the hospital market. It begins with an introduction section which offers a study of the types and specifications of the hospital in India. The market overview section provides an insight into the current and forecasted market size of the equipment.

An analysis of the drivers explains the factors for growth among which are the dearth in hospital beds in comparison to the demand it faces, growing healthcare industry, growing affordability among people, growing medical tourism, increasing lifestyle diseases, changing demographic structure and growing health insurance market. Key challenges include insufficient medical professionals, lack of investment in IT infrastructure and shortage of FDI flows in Indian hospitals.

The next section provides a study on the role of government that is taking measures to raise the number of hospitals both public and private and also providing financial incentives to the private players to encourage them to establish more and more hospitals.

The next section provides the Trends that are developing in the hospital market among which are growth in Secondary Care Hospitals, growing interest of foreign hospitals to start business in India, public private partnership projects, funding from private equity firms, increase in operation of mobile hospitals, domestic hospitals offshore expansion along with telemedicine and health city emergence in hospital market.

The competition section gives an overview of hospitals in the country that have grown over time segmented on the basis of region. It is then followed by some hospitals that have or will soon commence operation in 2012-13. Thereafter, the report highlights the features of the major players operating in the market. It includes an elaborate profile of the major domestic players in the market along with their financial analysis. Porters Five Forces Analysis has been incorporated for a brief but effective understanding of the market scenario.

The strategic recommendations section focuses on some effective strategic decisions which can be taken up by companies to increase their market shares.

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