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2018 Post-Acute Market Report: SNF Occupancy Expected to Reach 91% by 2020, and Exceed Current Capacity by 2025 -


The "2018
Post-Acute Market Report"
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The 2018 Post-Acute Market Report addresses the challenges and
opportunities faced by long-term care providers, and examines major
market trends across each segment.

Key Findings

  • SNF occupancy expected to reach 91% by 2020, and exceed current
    capacity by 2025
  • The number of seniors age 65 and over is expected to reach 82.3
    million by 2040
  • In 2017, 43% of hospital Medicare discharges were sent to post-acute
    settings; half of these discharges went to skilled nursing facilities

Key Topics Covered

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Table of Contents
  3. 2017 Post-Acute Market Overview
  4. Hospitals Discharge Patients To Lower-Cost Settings
  5. Episode Costs Vary By Follow-On Setting
  6. SNF Revenues Estimated To Reach $130 Billion In 2018
  7. Downward Trend In Occupancy Likely To Reverse
  8. Nursing Facility Resident Characteristics
  9. Increased Acuity Drives SNF Demand For Medical Supplies
  10. Skilled Nursing Medicare Expenses By Category
  11. SNF Operating, Net Margins Fall Below 1%
  12. Managed Medicare Adds Pressure To SNF Profitability
  13. Number Of For-Profit SNFs Increased In 2016
  14. 2018 Brings Reimbursement Changes, More On The Horizon
  15. Acute Care Regulation Impacts Post-Acute Market
  16. Quality Measures Remain Unchanged For SNFs
  17. Star Ratings Impact SNF Referrals
  18. Infection Control Most Common Deficiency
  19. IRFs Vulnerable To Changes In Reimbursement
  20. LTAC Revenues Reach $12 Billion In 2017
  21. CCRCs A $42 Billion Market In 2017
  22. Rapid Growth Projected In Need For Memory Care
  23. LTC Deals One-Quarter Of 2017 Total Healthcare M&A
  24. GHX Reports $2.1 Billion In Post-Acute Sales Through Distribution
    Channel In 2017
  25. GHX Lists Top Post-Acute Care Products Sold Through Distribution
  26. GHX Reports Post-Acute Care Sales By Segment
  27. Definitions

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