The markets covered include pharmaceuticals and biotech, in-vitro diagnostics, medical technologies, medical imaging, and healthcare IT. The analysis captures sectoral and regional trends and provides predictions for the upcoming year as organizations.
This study provides guidance on where to find the greatest opportunities for expansion. With high spending on healthcare, prices of medical devices, consumables and drugs will continue to decline in the developed markets of the US and Western Europe.
This would provide the impetus to change the paradigms of product development and geographic rollouts across high growth, emerging healthcare markets, especially the Asia-Pacific region. Furthermore, reimbursement for digital health will improve as managing efficiencies in healthcare delivery become ever more important.
The unique confluence of emerging technologies and investment trends will make 2018 the year of technical breakthroughs with the adoption of popular digital health technology solutions such as artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), Big Data analytics, and robotics across select healthcare segments.
In addition, cloud-based PaaS/SaaS platforms will be integral to any healthcare data monetization model. The transition of these technologies from ideation to actionable applications will drive growth opportunities across the globe.
Product as a Service (XaaS) business models becoming the norm: the XaaS model will open new revenue streams driving future sustainability for the healthcare industry
Cloud emerging as core platform across multiple sectors as stakeholders demand cost efficiency: total healthcare cloud computing market for providers will cross the $5 billion mark in global revenues by 2018
Big Tech companies experiencing high rewards from their investments
Virtual and remote clinical trials adoption increasing with focus shifting to efficiency and patient-centricity
Robotics, ranging from automation to care delivery, progressing in provider utilities
Asia-Pacific countries taking the lead on Smart' hospital projects
Cyberattacks on the healthcare industry doubling, despite increased investments during 2018
Data insight-driven incentives impacting premiums and becoming standard for payer-corporate partnerships, spurring wellness programs globally
Key Issues Addressed
What are the top predictions for healthcare markets in 2018?
What market revenues and growth rates are anticipated for the global healthcare market?
What are the key projections and growth opportunities for major healthcare market segments?
What are the major macro and micro regional/country-level trends specific to the healthcare industry?
What are the key technologies and growth opportunities to watch for during 2018?
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
Key 2018 Healthcare Market Predictions
Global Healthcare Market Revenue - 2017 and 2018
2018 Global Prospective - Developed Markets
2018 Global Prospective - Emerging Markets
2. Revisiting 2017 Predictions
2017 Retrospective - What Actually Happened: Highlights of 2017
Key Global Healthcare Industry Predictions for 2017
3. Total Global Healthcare Industry Outlook for 2018
Total Global Healthcare Industry Outlook for 2018
Global Healthcare Revenue by Sector in 2017 and 2018
Global Healthcare Revenue by Region in 2017 and 2018
4. Key 2018 Healthcare Market Predictions
Prediction 1 - Product as a Service Business Model Becomes the Norm
Prediction 2 - Cloud Emerges as a Core Platform across Multiple Sectors as Stakeholders Demand Cost Efficiency
Prediction 3 - Big Tech Companies will see High Rewards from their Investments
Prediction 4 - Virtual and Remote Clinical Trials Adoption Increases, Focus Shifts to Efficiency and Patient-centricity
Prediction 5 - Robotics for Surgery and Care Assistance within Hospitals attain High Penetration
Prediction 6 - Asia-Pacific Takes the Lead on Smart Hospital Projects
Prediction 7 - Cyber Attacks on Healthcare Industry Expected to Double Despite Increased Investment during 2018
Prediction 8 - Incentive-based Wellness Programs to Gain Global Popularity
5. Regional Predictions 2018
6. Industry Sector Outlook 2018
Industry Sector Outlook 2018
2018 Market Snapshot - Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
2018 Pharma and Biotech Market - Key Growth Opportunities
Pharma and Biotech Sector Companies to Watch - 2018
2018 Market Snapshot - In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD)
IVD Market - Key Growth Opportunities
IVD Sector Companies to Watch - 2018
2018 Market Snapshot - Medical Technologies
Medical Technologies Market - Key Growth Opportunities
Medical Technologies Sector Companies to Watch - 2018
2018 Market Snapshot - Medical Imaging Equipment
Medical Imaging Equipment Market - Key Growth Opportunities
Medical Imaging Sector Companies to Watch - 2018
Key 2018 Market Snapshot - Healthcare IT
2018 Healthcare IT Market - Key Growth Opportunities