Combined with a treatment shift from inpatient to outpatient settings, an increasing understanding of mental illness has fostered growth for the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Clinics industry. As a result, industry revenue is expected to rise over the five years to 2017. The industry has also benefited from increased coverage for outpatient mental health services under Medicare, and other plans. Over the five years to 2022, the expanding economy is expected to sustain industry revenue growth. Healthcare reform will also expand eligibility and coverage for mental health services. Consequently, industry revenue is expected to increase over the five years to 2022.
This industry includes establishments with medical staff who primarily provide outpatient services related to the diagnosis and treatment of substance abuse and other mental health disorders. The industry excludes facilities or hospitals that treat inpatients. Furthermore, the industry does not include establishments that primarily use medical treatment to care for mental health patients.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.