Research and Markets: 2014 Extended Care Market Report

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vg7g8b/2014_extended) has announced the addition of the "2014 Extended Care Market Report" report to their offering.

Over thirty topic and data analysis segments with charts, graphs and a "Why it Matters" summary give you fast access the info you need to know.

Reimbursement reforms are covered in this report, as are competitive bidding and ACO expansion. Trends in long-term care, post-acute, home health and skilled nursing facilities are tracked including mergers & acquisitions, health IT, telehealth, nurse shortages, and sales and use overviews.

This report covers:

- Health Reform

- Key Topics

- Industry Data

- GHX Sales Data

Key Topics Covered:

Executive Summary

Health Reform:

- Competitive bidding to go national by 2016

- Skilled nursing facilities receive 2% payment increase in FY 2015

- Home health agencies receive 0.30% payment reduction under CY 2015 proposed rule

- 26 states to expand Medicaid program

- As of April 2014, the Administration announced 7.5 million individuals have enrolled through the federal and state-based exchanges

- Accountable Care Organizations save over $380 million since 2012

Key Topics:

- Long-term care mergers and acquisitions up 18% in 2013

- Since 2004, home health agency growth has outpaced other extended care providers

- Total Medicare post-acute care expenses increased over 130% from 2001 to 2012

- Hospitals that discharge 10% more patients to skilled nursing facilities reduce readmissions by 1.2%

- Nearly 80% of skilled nursing facilities and nursing homes don't have or fully use health IT systems

- Telehealth projected to grow as much as 56% annually through 2018.

- By 2025, nurse shortage projected to be 260,000

- 8.1 million Americans are covered by long-term care insurance

Industry Data:

- Long-term care hospital Medicare margins rise to 6.9% in 2011

- SNF service use declines 4.5% between 2011 and 2012

- From 2004 to 2014, nursing home utilization saw steady decline

- Home health spending decreased 2% in 2012

- Medicare margin for hospice services increased nearly 18% in 2012

- In 2012, Medicare spending increased 4% for inpatient rehabilitation services

- Medicaid long-term services expenses increased nearly 2% from 2010 to 2011

- Overall national health expenditures grew 3.7% in 2012

- Over 31,000 assisted living communities serve nearly one million seniors

GHX Sales Data:

- Sales overview and market share

- Top 10 home healthcare products, 2013 vs. 2012 (in dollars and units)

- Home healthcare growth by sub-market, 2013 vs. 2012

- Top 3 home healthcare products by submarket (in dollars)

- Top 10 long-term care products, 2013 vs. 2012 (in dollars and units)

- Long-term care growth by submarket, 2013 vs. 2012

- Top 5 long-term products by submarket (in dollars)

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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