- Physician market growth picked up slightly, but continues slight expansion, with the national index rising 3 points to 17.7 in Q2 2017.
- Increases in the Q2 2017 index value are linked to higher reporting in patient volumes that in the previous quarter.
- The western half of the nation defied national trends, experiencing index value declines in Q2, while the eastern regions experienced index increases.
- Index expansion at larger offices (6 or more physicians) continues to outpace that of smaller offices; however, this gap narrowed in Q2 with larger offices showing slight index value declines.
1. Executive Summary
3. Index Data
5. National Breakdown
6. Regional Breakdown
7. Research Methods