Medical Device Cleaning Market By Process(Automatic Cleaning, Manual Cleaning, Disinfection, and Presoaking/Precleaning), Application (Surgical Instruments, Dental Instruments, Endoscopes, and Ultrasound Probes), End User (Hospitals & Clinics and Diagnostic Centers)-Analysis & Forecast 2020 - 2030.
Report ID : 322 | Published Date : Jul 2020 | Pages : 160 | Region : Global | Report Code : MD-98
Medical Device Cleaning Market Overview and Introduction
Medical devices used in hospitals, clinics and labs must be thoroughly cleaned and sterilized after every use to avoid infecting patients or causing illness.Detergents and disinfectants are usedto clean and sanitize medical devices. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people die from Healthcare-Acquired Infections (HAIs). Therefore, cleaning of medical devices has become critically important to ensure patient room hygiene. For instance, Ecolab, a company involved inwater, hygiene, and energy technologies & services developed the EnCompass Environmental Monitoring program to help hospitals to improve environmental hygiene and reduce the transmission of pathogens that cause infections.
Growth of the medical device cleaning market is primarily driven by factors, such as theintroduction of technologically advanced devices, increasing incidentsof HAIs and thegrowing number of various diseases. The sudden outbreak of COVID-19that causes respiratory illness has further contributed to growth of themedical device cleaning market. However, thehigh costs associated with the cleaning of medical equipment arelikely to hinder market growth to a certain extent.
The global medical device cleaning market can besegmented intoprocess, application, end user, and regions.
Medical Device Cleaning Market By Process
Based on process, the market can be segmented into automatic cleaning, manual cleaning, disinfection and presoaking /precleaning. The automatic cleaning segment is expected to witness the highest CAGR in the medical device cleaning market. In automatic cleaning processes, the actual cleaning steps are performed by an automated washer or disinfector. It maximizes productivity and reduces the time.
Medical Device Cleaning Market By Application
Based on the application, the market can besegmented into surgical instruments, dental instruments, endoscopes, ultrasound probes, and others. The surgical instrumentssegmentaccounted for the largestmarket share due to the increasing number of surgical procedures and the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases.
Medical Device Cleaning Market By End User
Based on end user, the market can besegmented into hospitals & clinics, diagnostic centers, and others. The hospitals & clinics segment is estimated toaccount for the highest market sharedue to the growing number of hospitals and clinics across the globe.
Medical Device Cleaning Market By Region
Based on region,the global medical device cleaningmarket can be segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World (ROW). North America dominated the medical device cleaningmarket due to theadoption of technologically advanced products and the presence of a large number of prominent players in this region. Asia Pacific is expected to account for a prominent share during the forecast period due to its growing aging populationand improving healthcare infrastructure.
Medical Device Cleaning Market Prominent Players
Some of the prominent players in the medical device cleaning market include STERIS plc., Getinge AB., Ecolab, Metrex Research, LLC., Fortive., Cantel Medical, 3M, Hartmann AG, Medline Industries, Inc., Ruhof, and others.