Research and Markets: Hospitals - Global Outlook

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Hospitals - Global Outlook" report to their offering.

The global outlook series on Hospitals provides a collection of statistical anecdotes, market briefs, and concise summaries of research findings. Illustrated with 42 fact-rich market data tables, the report offers insight into the industry's performance in the wake of an expanding global population, rising incidence of chronic illnesses and increasing healthcare costs. Regional markets briefly abstracted include the US, Japan, Europe, Germany, the United Kingdom, Spain, Turkey, Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, India, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Middle East, and Africa.

Also included is an indexed, easy-to-refer, fact-finder directory listing the addresses, and contact details of 2147 companies worldwide.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Industry Overview

  • Outlook
  • Market Overview
  • Trends In A Nutshell
  • Market Challenges
  • Quality Of Healthcare Continues To Remain A Challenge
  • Hospital Market In The Developing Countries
  • Consolidation In The Hospital Industry
  • Construction Activity
  • Issues Impacting The Hospital Market
  • Hospital Information Laboratory Systems Gain Popularity
  • Finance Still A Major Challenge For It Adoption By Hospitals
  • Strategic Alliances To Overcome Challenges In Healthcare It

2. Hospitals - An Insight

  • Hospital - An Introduction
  • Origin
  • Departments
  • Hospital Funding
  • Architecture

3. Hospitals - A Classification

  • Types Of Hospitals
  • General Hospital
  • Specialized Hospital
  • Types Of Specialty Hospitals
  • Teaching Hospital
  • Clinic - An Introduction
  • Types
  • Functions Of Clinics

4. Mergers & Acquisitions 5. Other Strategic Corporate Developments 6. A Regional Market Perspective

7. Global Directory

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INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Hospitals