According to IMV's 2016 MR Market Outlook Report an estimated 39 million MR procedures were performed in the U.S. in 2016. This represents a 3% increase over 2015 MR procedures and an average annual growth rate of ~4% since 2011. In 2016, the number of sites performing MR increased to ~8,520 sites.
Here are just a few of the key data points in the report
MR Department Priorities & Future Outlook
-What are the key MR departmental priorities over the next year?
-What do providers think about the outlook for procedures, reimbursement and revenue for 2017 compared to 2016?
-What is the trend in MR procedure volume?
-What types of MR procedures are growing or declining?
-What is the average MR procedure volume for sites using fixed MR units vs. those using mobile MR?
MR Installed Base and Purchase Plans
-How many MR units are installed in hospitals and imaging centers?
-What is the mix of MR units by field strength?
-What is the installed base market share by vendor?
-What is the adoption rate for new MR technologies?
-How many MRs will be purchased through 2020?
-What is the brand loyalty of current MR users?
MR Contrast Media and Power Injectors
-What proportion of MR procedures use contrast?
-What is the supplier share for MR contrast media?
-What percent of MR procedures use power injectors?
-What is the supplier share for MR power injectors?
Site Operations Characteristics
-What are the average equipment budgets for 2015 thru 2018?
-How many FTE technologists, nurses, administrators and
secretaries are employed in MR departments?
-How many MR procedures were performed per FTE
technologist? Per scanner? Per site?