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Post-acute Care Market - By Services (Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Hospice Care, Long-term Care Hospitals), By Conditions (Amputations, Wound Management, Neurological Disorders), By Age & Forecast to 2032

  • Report ID: GMI5512
  • Published Date: Mar 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Post-acute Care Market Size

Post-acute Care Market size was valued at USD 723.5 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to witness over 7% CAGR from 2023-2032. Rapidly expanding geriatric population to influence market outlook.



Post-acute Care Market

The rapidly growing number of older adults across the world and their subsequent healthcare requirements will positively anchor the post-acute care industry growth. The rising burden of several chronic ailments and complicated health issues, such as cardiovascular diseases amongst the geriatric population, specifically in the 75-84 age group, are posing numerous risks for healthcare practitioners. Post-acute care facilitates the functional recovery of older individuals while preventing unnecessary hospital readmission. Hence, the surging geriatric healthcare needs will influence the market expansion.

Increasing modifications in reimbursement policies to hamper market progression

The influx of multiple changes in reimbursement polices may act as a major constraint for the post-acute care industry progress. Numerous primary federal agencies, including the European Union and Medicare and Medicaid Services offer guidance on medical coverage as well as coding and payment for several healthcare facilities worldwide. The frequent corrections in the reimbursement policy guidelines introduced by these authorities have led to rising concerns to the organizations with respect to creating variety of responses for ensuring long-term success. This, in turn, is likely to result in decreased reimbursement rates from most payers. The lack of financial stability in the effective responses caused by the sweeping changes may also hinder the overall market development.

Post-acute Care Market Analysis

Post-acute Care Market Share by Services

Post-acute care market valuation from the elderly (65 years & older) age segment is expected to record more than USD 537 billion by 2032 due to the surging prevalence of chronic ailments in this population base. Most older adults suffer from at least two chronic conditions, and subsequently cope with multiple chronic conditions. The European Union data suggests that around 35% of the adult population in Europe suffered from multiple chronic conditions in 2021. Thus, the growing demand for post-acute care providers for handling the affected patients and families whilst connecting them with the appropriate community resources as well as services will anchor the industry dynamics.

Post-acute Care Market By Region

Post-acute care market size in North America is anticipated to record 6.7% CAGR through 2032 due to the higher availability of skilled healthcare professionals and well-established healthcare facilities. The increasing burden of chronic diseases coupled with supportive reimbursement policies has led to the rising rate of hospitalization rate in the region. The strong presence of favorable regulations is also complimenting the easy access to numerous treatment alternatives for enhanced patient care. The growing number of post-acute care service providers to cater to the growing geriatric disease burden will influence the regional market outlook.

Post-acute Care Market Share

Some of the prominent post-acute care industry players include :

  • Alden Network
  • Amedisys Inc.
  • Athena Health Care Systems
  • AMITA Health
  • Bella Vista Health Center
  • Brookdale Senior Living
  • CareCentrix, Inc.
  • CareCentrix, Inc.
  • Benchmark Senior Living
  • Sonoma Post Acute
  • Covenant Care
  • DomusVi
  • Encompass Health Corporation
  • Evernorth Health, Inc.
  • Kindred Healthcare
  • FutureCare
  • Genesis Healthcare
  • LHC Group
  • Lincoln Square Post-Acute Care
  • Victoria Post Acute Care
  • Mission Hills Post-Acute
  • naviHealth, Inc.
  • South Bay Post Acute Care
  • Spring Hills
  • PAC Leaders
  • Post Acute Medical
  • Post Acute Partners
  • Vineyard Post Acute
  • Vitas Healthcare.

Post-acute care market research report includes an in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue in USD from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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By Services

  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Inpatient rehabilitation facilities
  • Long-term care hospitals
  • Hospice care
  • Home health agencies
  • Others

By Age

  • Elderly (65 years & older)
  • Adult (45-64 years)
  • Others

By Conditions

  • Amputations
  • Wound Management
  • Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Others

The above information is provided for the following region:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Poland
    • Switzerland
    • Sweden
    • The Netherlands
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Australia
    • South Korea
    • Indonesia
    • Thailand
    • Philippines
    • Vietnam
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
    • Chile
    • Colombia
    • Peru
  • MEA
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • Iran
    • Egypt
    • Israel


Authors: Mariam Faizullabhoy

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

Post-acute care industry size reached USD 723.5 billion in 2022 and will witness over 7% CAGR through 2032 due to the rapidly growing number of older adults across the world and their subsequent healthcare requirements.

Skilled nursing facilities (SNF) services held more than 33% of the post-acute care industry share in 2022 owing to the dire need for improved medication administration as well as IV therapy and physical therapy assistance.

North America post-acute care market size is anticipated to witness 6.7% CAGR through 2032 due to the higher availability of skilled healthcare professionals and well-established healthcare facilities.

Some of the major post-acute care industry participants include Alden Network, Amedisys Inc., Athena Health Care Systems, AMITA Health, Bella Vista Health Center, Brookdale Senior Living, CareCentrix, Inc., CareCentrix, Inc., Benchmark Senior Living, Sonoma Post Acute, Covenant Care.

Post-acute Care Market Scope

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  • Companies covered: 32
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  • Countries covered: 32
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