|[March 14, 2017]
Global Healthcare Industry Outlook Report 2017 - Research and Markets
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global
Healthcare Industry Outlook, 2017" report to their offering.
The markets covered include pharmaceuticals and biotech, in-vitro
diagnostics, medical devices, medical imaging, and healthcare IT. The
analysis captures the impact of trends that are expected to transpire
over the upcoming year as organizations shift to prepare for the future.
This study provides guidance on where to find the greatest opportunities
Despite global political uncertainties and a sluggish economic outlook,
2017 will be an amped-up year for the global healthcare industry that
promises partial realization of major health policies and initiatives.
Future drugs and medical devices will be more targeted to meet the
unique needs of emerging markets (e.g., China, India, Brazil) which
demonstrate high growth opportunities compared against saturated
developed markets in the Western hemisphere.
For instance, in the United States and Western Europe, 2017 will be a
tipping point for mainstream adoption of popular digital health
solutions such as wearables and telehealth as well as a transition phase
of noble technologies from esearch to actionable clinical applications
(e.g., diagnostic tools, artificial intelligence, blockchain). The
outlook foresees increased collaboration and M&A activities between the
life sciences and medical device industries, in which product designs
will support prevention of the onset of chronic and degenerative
Key Predictions for 2017 Total Healthcare Industry Include:
Action Taken on Prescription Drug Price Inflation - A strong push will
occur towards price control and transparency measures around drugs.
Phase 2 of Value-based Care Deployment - Countries spending >10% of
their GDP on healthcare will have more impetus for value-based care.
Tech Companies Get Serious About Healthcare - 2017 will mark a
tangible shift for tech companies such as Apple, Google, and IBM (News - Alert)
towards more clinical-oriented solutions.
Healthcare Investment to have a Record Year - Confluence of events is
poised to make 2017 a banner year for VC investment in healthcare.
Digital Transformation Modernizes Behavioral Health Treatment -
Behavioral therapies will emerge as efficient alternatives in
post-care settings and rehabilitation centers.
Novel Point-of-care-testing (POCT) Tools Push Telehealth beyond Video
Conferencing - The global POCT market is poised to reach over $10.5
billion during 2017.
Consumer the New King in Healthcare Decision Making - Consumers become
top influencers in healthcare decision making.
Blockchain Technologies into the Healthcare World - Blockchain will
become one of the most important technologies in the healthcare space.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. Revisiting 2016 Predictions
3. Total Global Healthcare Industry Outlook for 2017
4. Industry Sector Outlook
5. 2017 Key Trends to Watch
6. Key Conclusions
For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fvl2hp/global_healthcare
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