Mobile imaging services market is expected to witness lucrative growth opportunity over the forecast period owing to increasing application of these devices in the field of neurology, cardiology, oncology and other orthopedic procedures. Furthermore, increasing demand for fastest medical care during natural calamities and increasing liabilities on the fixed imaging modalities dependent service provider is expected to positively reinforce mobile imaging services market over the forecast period. Moreover, growing healthcare practitioners’ awareness levels regarding rapid efficient and portable diagnostics tools available in the market is expected to boost usage rates over the estimated period of seven years
Based on service type, the mobile imaging market is classified into MRI, X-ray, ultrasound, CT, PET/CT, mammography and bone densitometry. MRI market is estimated to witness lucrative growth over the forecast period. The key driving factors for the growth of MRI market include rapidly growing geriatric population which is prone to various neurological and orthopedic aliments, growing demand for elimination of waiting time at hospitals and reduced hospital stay. On the basis of end-use, the market is segmented into hospitals & private clinics, homecare service providers, rehabilitation centers, hospice agencies, geriatric care, sports organizations and others such as prisons and military institutions. Hospital and private clinics are expected to grow at a lucrative rate over the forecast period. Key factors attributing for its large share include increasing pool of patients, long waiting time created the need for other alternative technology, reducing financial burden and growing awareness regarding diagnosis technologies among the patient and healthcare practitioners.
On the basis of geography the market is segmented as North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, MEA and Latin America. In 2014, North America held the majority of market owing to the presence of technologically advanced healthcare infrastructure and continuous R&D initiatives pertaining to the development of novel diagnostic devices which are mobile and can produce rapid and accurate test results. However, Asia Pacific is expected to witness lucrative growth over the forecast period of seven years. Key factors for the region’s rapid growth include growing elderly population which is prone to various disorder such as cardiovascular diseases, neurological diseases, orthopedic diseases and others, insufficiency to address all the needs at hospitals, travelling a long distance in order to avail the diagnostic techniques. Furthermore, government initiatives to increase the number of oncology centers & community health centers and severe lack of safe and suitable imaging services are also considered widening the opportunity for the mobile medical imaging service market in developing regions.
Key players operating in global mobile imaging services market include Center for Diagnostic Imaging, Accurate Imaging Inc., DMS Health Technologies, Cobalt Imaging Center, Axiom Mobile Imaging, Alliance Healthcare Services, Interim Diagnostic Imaging Inc., Front Range Mobile Imaging, Jacksonville Mobile Imaging Inc., InHealth Group Limited, Nuffield Health and VanScan Ltd.
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