IMV’s 2021 X-ray/DR/CR Market Outlook Report explores trends in U.S. hospital radiology departments for the adoption rate of CR-to-DR technology, x-ray procedure volumes, the installed base of fixed and mobile general x-ray DR vs. CR systems, purchase plans for DR retrofits and fixed & mobile x-ray systems, capital equipment budgets, and site operations characteristics. Respondent opinions on how key issues are affecting their department outlook are featured. Survey results are projected to the universe of U.S. hospitals, and the report provides 5-year market forecast scenarios addressing the fixed general x-ray unit market.
IMV’s 2021 X-ray/DR/CR Market Outlook Report describes hospital trends in general radiography procedures, the installed base of fixed general x-ray equipment, DR and purchase plans and upgrades, capital equipment budgets, and site operations characteristics. Also included in this reports is a summary of respondent’s departmental priorities and the factors affecting the future outlook for x-ray at their facilities.
Based on surveys completed by 294 hospitals, this report extrapolates the data to all U.S. hospitals profiling major trends in general x-ray radiography utilization. It compares the current data to the 2019, 2017, 2015, and 2013 reports. Included are national trends in procedures, installed equipment, equipment purchase plans, capital equipment budgets and general x-ray department priorities and site operating characteristics.
X-ray Department Priorities and Future Outlook
What are the general x-ray department priorities over the next year?
What are the factors affecting the future outlook for x-ray at your facility?
What is the outlook for procedure volume, reimbursement, revenue and profits?
What types of x-ray radiography procedures were conducted?
What is the average procedure volume by hospital bed size?
General X-ray Radiography Installed Base and Purchase Plans â€“ Conventional vs. DR vs. CR readersHow many x-ray radiography imaging units are in the installed base in U.S. hospitals, including CR and DR?
What percent of hospitals are still using CR readers?
What is the installed base market share by vendor for conventional, DR and CR readers?
What are the purchase plans for x-ray units with DR or CR and DR detector retrofits?
What is the brand loyalty of current customers for future purchases?
What is the anticipated age of units upon replacement?
How many units will be purchased by US hospitals in 2021-2025?
How many FTE technologists, nurses, administrators and secretaries are employed in x-ray departments?
How many procedures were performed per FTE technologist per unit and per site?