In good health: Industry profit has increased due to growth in private hospitals

The Psychiatric Hospitals industry has grown steadily over the past five years. A growing and ageing population has led to higher demand for psychiatric hospital services over the period. As people age, the prevalence of certain types of mental disorders increases, leading to higher admissions to psychiatric hospitals. Industry revenue is expected to rise at an annualised 2.8% over the five years through 2017-18, to $1.0 billion. Despite this, revenue growth has been offset by a structural shift in government funding towards community-based psychiatric treatments, which are not part of the industry...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 13-18
2.8%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
8,686
Businesses
15

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing demand for psychiatric treatments has fostered industry revenue growth
  • Charitable organisations have increased public awareness of mental health, increasing demand
  • Growing awareness of mental health problems will likely increase demand for psychiatric hospitals
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Psychiatric Hospitals industry exhibits a low level of capital intensity. IBISWorld estimates that for every dollar spent on capital costs, $21.73 is spent on wages. Psychiatric hospitals do not require advanced or extensive amounts of capital equipment, as the industry exhibits a low level of technological change. Treatment provided is largely based on personal care, as acute psychiatric conditions require a high level of personal care and observation. A high ratio of staff to patients is required, particularly a high number of nurses. As a percentage of industry revenue, investment in fixed assets other than hospital premises is very low...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry are

  • Recommendation/accreditation from authoritative source
  • Proximity to key markets
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Public health expenditure and Private health insurance membership in the Psychiatric Hospitals industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry?

    The industry consists of psychiatric hospitals primarily providing specialist treatment for patients with psychiatric, mental or behavioural disorders.

    Industry Products
  • Treatment for disorders due to psychoactive substance use
  • Treatment for schizophrenia, schizotypal and delusional disorders
  • Treatment for mood disorders
  • Treatment for neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders
  • Treatment for other mental health concerns
  • Industry Activities
  • Operating institutes for the mentally ill
  • Mental asylum operation
  • Mental hospital operation
  • Psychiatric hospital operation
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Public health expenditure
  • Private health insurance membership
  • Median age of the population
  • Real household disposable income
  • Per capita alcohol consumption

  • Current Performance
  • National mental health plan
  • Public psychiatric hospitals
  • Private psychiatric hospitals
  • Participation and profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • National mental health plan
  • Public psychiatric hospitals
  • Private psychiatric hospitals
  • Table: Psychiatric Hospitals Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Psychiatric Hospitals Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Health Insurance
  • General Hospitals
  • General Practice Medical Services
  • Specialist Medical Services

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Fruit and Vegetable Wholesaling
  • General Line Grocery Wholesaling
  • Meat, Poultry and Smallgoods Wholesaling
  • Medical and Surgical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing
  • Specialist Medical Services

  • Products & Services
  • Treatment for mood disorders
  • Treatment for neurotic, stress-related and somatoform disorders
  • Treatment for disorders due to psychoactive substance use
  • Treatment for schizophrenia, schizotypal and delusional disorders
  • Treatment for other mental health concerns
  • Chart: Psychiatric Hospitals Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Patients aged 25 to 44
  • Patients aged 45 to 64
  • Patients aged less than 24
  • Patients aged 65 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Psychiatric Hospitals

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Ministry of Health, Ramsay Health Care Limited, Department of Health of Western Australia, Queensland Health, Healthscope Limited, South Australian Department for Health and Ageing,
  • Table: Ministry of Health - financial performance
  • Table: Ramsay Health Care Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Department of Health of Western Australia - financial performance
  • Table: Queensland Health - financial performance
  • Table: Healthscope Limited - financial performance
  • Table: South Australian Department for Health and Ageing - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Psychiatric Hospitals Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Accreditation
  • A seal of excellence that signifies a health care program has demonstrated quality, value and optimal outcomes of services.
  • Community-Based Treatment
  • Treatment that focuses on the community services offered to an individual through a system of community support.
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy
  • A procedure whereby seizures are electrically induced on patients to provide relief from disorders such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
  • Inpatient
  • A patient who is formally admitted to a hospital with a doctor's order.
  • Occupancy Rate
  • The proportion of beds in use.
  • Outpatient
  • A patient who is hospitalised for less than a day, with no order from a doctor for admission to the hospital as an inpatient.
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