Research and Markets: Global Patient Handling Equipment (Product, Type of Care, Accessories & End User) Market Outlook 2019

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lwrdhg/patient_handling) has announced the addition of the "Patient Handling Equipment Market by Product, Type of Care , Accessories & by End User - Global Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.

The overall patient handling equipment market will be valued at $8.5 billion in 2014 and is poised to grow at a healthy double digit CAGR

The market is driven by increasing geriatric population which is further propelling need of patient handling equipment, government policies that are promoting the use of handling equipment, increasing incidences of lifestyle diseases, and technological advancements. However factors restraining the market include challenges to bariatric care patients. The most fruitful segment for the patient handling accessories includes private nursing institutions, geriatric care homes where the demand for the patient handling accessories will be high.

On the basis of products, the market is further segmented into wheelchairs and scooters, medical beds, bathroom safety supplies, mechanical equipment, non mechanical equipment, ambulatory aids and others. The largest market share was captured by medical beds whereas non mechanical was the fastest growing products with a double digit CAGR.

The type of care is segmented into bariatric care, fall prevention, critical care, wound care and others. Wound care market will occupy the largest market share in 2014. The factors driving this market include diseases like diabetes foot ulcers and the rising prevalence of lifestyle diseases.

The key players in patient handling equipment market include:

  • Stryker Inc (U.S.)
  • Hill-Rom Inc.(U.S.)
  • ArjoHuntleighInc (Sweden)
  • Guldmann Inc. (Denmark)
  • Invacare Corporation (U.S.)
  • Linet Inc.(Czech republic)
  • Stiegelmeyer Inc. (Germany)
  • Joerns healthcare (U.S.)
  • Handicare Inc.(Norway)
  • Prism Medical (U.S.)

Scope of the Report

By Product

  • Wheelchair and scooters
  • Manual wheelchair
  • Powered Wheelchair
  • Scooters
  • Medical Beds
  • Curative care beds
  • Psychiatric care beds
  • Long term care beds
  • Others
  • Bathroom safety supplies
  • Mechanical equipment
  • Non mechanical equipment
  • Ambulatory Aids
  • Others

By Accessories

  • Lifting accessories
  • Transfer accessories
  • Evacuation accessories
  • Stretcher accessories
  • Hospital Bed Accessories
  • Others (Bariatric boards, transfer sheets)

By End User

  • Home care
  • Hospital
  • Elderly care
  • Others (Nursing homes, long term care)

By Type of Care

  • Bariatric care
  • Fall prevention
  • Critical care
  • Wound care
  • Others (transfers)

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Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Healthcare and Medical Devices