The Rs. 4.8 trillion Indian healthcare sector is expected to grow at a faster pace than in the past 5 years, given surging demand. Corporate hospital chains are increasing their reach despite competition from regional and local established hospitals, which, too, are looking to grow. But there are also policy interventions that players need to countenance.
Our experts shared insights derived from their experience of rating over 140 hospital firms. Their talk covered:
Chain differentiators: large vs small hospitals
Revenue growth and profitability trends
Capacity additions and asset light business models