Telemedicine is the exchange of medical information from one place to another through different forms of telecommunications to enhance patient’s health. Globally introduced decades ago, telemedicine technologies and services have advanced to use telehome, telehome, teleclinic, wireless tools, two-way-video, smart phones, and emails to offer medical health from distance.
Telemedicine technologies and services comprise patient consultation via various forms of telecommunication, e-health, customer-focused wireless applications, healthcare call centers, and medical education via teleclinics.
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The global telemedicine technologies and services market is segmented on the basis of region, component, and end user. Telehomes and telehospital/teleclinic are two of the primary end-user segments of the global telemedicine technologies and services market.
Growing Reach of Telemedicine Services to Benefit Hospitals
The global telemedicine technologies and services market is geographically divided into the Middle East and Africa, Europe, Latin America, North America, and Asia Pacific. Aerotel Medical Systems Ltd., General Electric Company, LifeWatch AG, AMD Global Telemedicine, Inc., and Honeywell International, Inc. are some of the prominent players operating in the global telemedicine technologies and services market. The global telemedicine technologies and services market is dominated primarily by Tier II and Tier III companies. However, Tire I companies are also contributing significantly towards the growth of the market.
Over the past few years, telemedicine technologies have shown a high degree of adaptability. This has offered a variety of medical services to patients and medical practitioners. At present, telemedicine technologies and services are being widely used by medical practitioners. Hospitals, especially, find telemedicine technologies and services extremely beneficial. The reach of telemedicine services and technologies has improved considerably, which has helped hospitals to offer these services to patients and earn higher profits.
The increasing geriatric population and the advancements in medical services are two of the major factors expected to propel the global telemedicine technologies and services market in the years to come. As per the World Health Organization, the worldwide aging population in 2010 was 524 million and is expected to reach 1.5 billion by 2050.
Customization to Drive Service Segment in Near Future
By component, the global telemedicine technologies and services market is classified into software, hardware, and services. Sub-segments such as video conferencing, imaging unit, ECG, vital signs unit, and others constitute the hardware segment. Currently, the global telemedicine technologies and services market is dominated by the service segment. Going forward, the increasing ability of medical officers to offer customized medical treatments and services to people staying in remote areas is expected to drive the service segment.
Services such as medical treatment and consultation over the telephone are gaining global acceptance. The growing use of video conferencing units to offer suitable medical treatment as per the illness is expected to benefit the hardware segment in the near future.
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Globally, the focus on using telemedicine to minimize healthcare costs is increasing year after year. The number of patients opting for telemedicine services is also increasing subsequently. It has been observed that patients treated with telemedicine technologies and services have shown positive clinical results. Integrated telemedicine is the new trend in the global telemedicine technologies and services market. Thanks to the use of transmission control protocol, the speed of transfer of medical data has improved.