Bain Healthcare Insights

  • Global Healthcare Private Equity Report 2012

    March 08, 2012 | Healthcare | Bain report

    In Bain & Company’s first Global Healthcare Private Equity Report we review the significant healthcare investment trends of the past year and look ahead to what looms on the horizon for investors in 2012 and beyond.

  • Performance improvement in the medical technology sector

    February 01, 2012 | Healthcare | Bain Executive Conversations

    In this Bain executive conversation, Bain partner Paul Cichocki, discusses why medical technology companies are starting to behave more like other companies in the global economy, and the lessons they can learn from other industries.

  • Succeeding in the India healthcare market

    January 17, 2012 | Healthcare | Bain video

    India's healthcare market is very different than Western markets, but offers rapid growth for companies that can avoid common pitfalls.

  • Succeeding in the China healthcare market

    January 13, 2012 | Healthcare | Bain video

    China is still a relatively small healthcare market, but it is on track to become one of the largest in the world in just a few years time. Healthcare companies looking to succeed in China must move away from the one-size-fits-all model used in developed markets. Instead, they need to customize

  • Keeping pace in the evolving medical device market

    December 08, 2011 | Healthcare | Bain video

    The medical device market is undergoing significant changes as hospitals become more efficient buyers and doctors assume more responsibility for controlling costs. A one-size-fits-all clinical selling model no longer meets the needs of this evolving market. Successful medical device manufacturers

  • The future of the medical technology industry

    November 30, 2011 | Healthcare | Bain video

    Slowing innovation in the medical technology industry and an increased focus on price and value in healthcare procurement are creating new challenges for medical technology companies.

  • Keeping the wealthy healthy

    September 09, 2011 | Healthcare | Bain Brief

    Eight trillion-dollar macro trends are at work in the global economy. The pursuit by businesses and governments of the macro trends’ growth potential will touch many corners of the globe.

  • The role of payers in controlling healthcare systems costs

    May 16, 2011 | Healthcare

    The role of payers in reforming the system is absolutely essential. Because when you think about what a health plan does, the health plan is essentially creating all of the incentives for everyone in the system. Create incentives for providers

  • The role of corporate M&A in pharmaceutical and medical technology companies

    May 16, 2011 | Healthcare

    The role of corporate mergers and acquisitions in pharmaceutical and medical technology companies.

  • The future of the vaccines market

    May 16, 2011 | Healthcare

    The vaccine market has been growing quite rapidly over the course of the last decade and is now approaching about $20 billion globally—about half of that in the US.