Positively beaming: Revenue is anticipated to rise as visits to GPs increase

The Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services industry has grown modestly over the past five years. Diagnostic imaging and pathology play a critical role in providing health practitioners with results that support medical diagnosis and treatment. An increasing population aged 50 and older has driven demand for industry services, as older patients are more susceptible to chronic illnesses and diseases, which require industry services to diagnose. Industry revenue is expected to rise at an annualised 1.3% over the five years through 2018-19, to $770.6 million. A significant fall in revenue in 2016-17 has been a major contributor to slow growth over the period...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$771m
Annual Growth 14-19
1.3%
Forecast Growth 19-24
Profit
Employment
4,381
Businesses
217

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • A greater variety of available tests has been increasing patient referral numbers
  • A greater variety of tests have become available due to technological innovations
  • Firms are expected to increasingly co-locate collection centres alongside general practitioners
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services industry is characterised by high and increasing barriers to entry, which have increased over the past five years. Barriers include significant start-up costs, strict regulation, registration requirements and the level of competition. Barriers also include the need to establish a referral network and collection centres.Setting up an industry establishment often involves significant start-up costs due to the expensive laboratory and medical imaging equipment used. Industry operators generally need to be accredited by International Accreditation New Zealand. Licensed pathologists, radiologists and other medical specialists are also required to conduct the tests and scans. In ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services are:

  • Having links with suppliers
  • Economies of scale
  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Median age of the population and Public health expenditure in the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services in New Zealand Industry?

    The industry primarily provides pathology laboratory or diagnostic imaging services, including body fluid analysis, ultrasounds and X-rays. Clinics and laboratories that primarily operate inside hospitals are not included in the industry.

    Industry Products
  • Pathology services
  • Ultrasounds
  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Other diagnostic imaging
  • Industry Activities
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Medical laboratory services
  • Pathology laboratory services
  • X-ray clinic services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Median age of the population
  • Public health expenditure
  • Female population aged between 15 and 45
  • Total visits to a general practitioner

  • Current Performance
  • Industry demand
  • Profit
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Demand conditions
  • Profit
  • Industry participation
  • Industry innovation
  • Table: Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Hospitals in New Zealand
  • General Practice Medical Services in New Zealand
  • Specialist Medical Services in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Pharmaceutical and Toiletry Goods Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Professional and Scientific Goods Wholesaling in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Pathology services
  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Ultrasounds
  • Other diagnostic imaging
  • Chart: Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Patients aged 65 and over
  • Patients aged 45 to 64
  • Patients aged 25 to 44
  • Patients aged 0 to 24
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services 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 Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    APHG NZ Investments Limited, Integral Diagnostics New Zealand Limited,
  • Table: APHG NZ Investments Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Integral Diagnostics New Zealand Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services 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 Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Ct
  • Computed Tomography
  • Dhb
  • District Health Board
  • Microbiology
  • The study of microorganisms like bacteria and viruses.
  • Mri
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
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