IoT Healthcare Opportunities for MNOs: Market Forecasts and MNO Approaches

Publisher Name :
Date: 30-Sep-2016
No. of pages: 76

IoT connectivity for healthcare related devices is a small but growing opportunity. It is estimated that the total number of patients remotely monitored through SIM-based IoT connections at 4.7m at the end of 2015, and we expect this to grow to nearly 18m in 2020, representing a CAGR of 31%. Healthcare services account for just 1-2% of total wireless IoT SIM-based connections.

In higher income markets, this portion tends to be higher and a higher percentage of that spending comes from the public sector; the opposite is the case in lower income markets, with lower portions of GDP and a higher private sector expenditure ratio. Healthcare expenditures are under increasing pressure, particularly in developed markets, because of increasing demands from an aging population, the growing incidence of chronic diseases, continuing healthcare advances, as well as supply side pressures, notably governments needing to lower their overall expenditure.

SIM-based technologies offer the most secure, convenient and easy to use connectivity requiring no device connections to be created: it enables the closest “plug ‘n’ play” experience for the patient which is key, particularly for the elderly, chronically ill or mentally impaired. It also enables constant, secure, near real-time monitoring as well as patient-to-physician communications (voice, messaging or video).

Standard core telecommunications services such as voice, messaging and connectivity, but also increasingly cloud, big data and analytics, and security are important in the B2B healthcare market, both in emerging but mainly developed markets. Furthermore, some MNOs are also offering specialized B2B healthcare value-added services including telemedicine, secure storage, archiving, analytics, information exchange, billing and information systems for hospitals and clinics. However, such services require a long term commitment and/or specialist capabilities typically only accessible through acquisition.

In the B2C segment, some operators offer wellness and fitness devices as well as fitness-related apps, while increasingly the senior segment can be addressed through specialist handsets and other devices and services. Furthermore, as the smart home opportunity grows, an important segment related to home-care based services such as fall detection, automatic lights and emergency alarms, offered through IoT connectivity will emerge.

The report “IoT Healthcare Opportunities for MNOs: Market Forecasts and MNO Approaches” provides a comprehensive analysis of key opportunities provided by IoT healthcare segment and the various approaches being adopted by MNOs and device manufacturers globally, helping executives at MNOs and medical device manufacturers make informed strategic decisions and develop effective partnerships in the IoT healthcare arena. Additionally, this report provides the analysis of key trends in IoT healthcare market helps providers assess the potential impact of healthcare on their business and identify related opportunities.

Companies mentioned in this report: Air Liquide , AT&T, BioTronik, Boston Scientific, Deutsche Telekom, Doro, GreatCall, Intelesense, Livanova, LifeWatch , Medtronik, NovaSom, O2 (UK), ResMed , St Jude Medical, Telefonica, TZ Medical, Philips , Vodacom, Zenicor.

IoT Healthcare Opportunities for MNOs: Market Forecasts and MNO Approaches

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Section 1: Healthcare Industry Overview

Section 2: IoT Healthcare Definitions and Overview

Section 3: SIM-based IoT Healthcare Connectivity Forecasts

Section 4: MNO IoT approaches to the healthcare vertical
MNOs approach: Remote monitoring services
MNOs approach: Device-centric senior services
MNOs approach: Smart home services

Section 5: MNO Case Studies
ATandT
Deutsche Telekom
Telefonica
Vodacom
Great Call

Section 6: Device Manufacturer Case Studies
ResMed
Life Watch
BioTronik
Medtronic
Doro

Section 7: Key Findings and Recommendations
Key findings
Recommendations
Appendices
Acronyms and definitions
Companies mentioned
About Pyramid Research
Pyramid Research contact information

List of Tables

Exhibit 1: SIM-based healthcare IoT connections by segment, 2015
Exhibit 2: Percentage of gdp expenditure on public and private healthcare
Exhibit 3: Healthcare expenditure per capita ($), 2014
Exhibit 4: Healthcare expenditure pressures
Exhibit 5: Causes of death by non-communicable diseases, global, 2012
Exhibit 6: Average rate of Medicare/ Medicaid reimbursement declines, 2010 and 2013
Exhibit 7: Quality of life and cost of care comparison in different care environments
Exhibit 8: IoT network technologies: SIM-based versus non-SIM-based access technologies
Exhibit 9: IoT access technology suitability for healthcare applications 18
Exhibit 10: Connectivity options comparison
Exhibit 11: Healthcare IoT services and the end-user requirements
Exhibit 12: Defining and comparing medical devices, wellness devices and mobile apps
Exhibit 13: Medical device IoT end-to-end service overview 22
Exhibit 14: Pyramid Research healthcare SIM-based IoT value chain analysis framework
Exhibit 15: Comparing connectivity requirements and medical condition
Exhibit 16: Comparing connectivity requirements and medical condition
Exhibit 17: Global SIM-based IoT healthcare connections, total IoT-based SIMs and as %age, 2014-2020
Exhibit 18: Global SIM-based IoT connections in healthcare and key milestones, 2014-2020
Exhibit 19: SIM-based IoT healthcare connections by type, 2014-2020
Exhibit 20: Cardiac rhythm management devices from various manufacturers
Exhibit 21: Global SIM-based IoT connected CRM devices, 2014-2020
Exhibit 22: SIM-based connected ecg monitoring devices
Exhibit 23: Global SIM-based IoT connected ECG and vital signs monitoring devices, 2014-2020
Exhibit 24: SIM-based IoT connected blood monitoring devices
Exhibit 25: Global SIM-based IoT connected blood monitor device connections, 2014-2020
Exhibit 26: CPAP and sleep diagnostic devices
Exhibit 27: Global remote sleep diagnostic and therapeutic device SIM-based IoT connections, 2014-2020

  • Digital Transformation Market by Component (Solution (Cloud Computing, Big Data & Analytics, Mobility, Disruptive Technologies, and Social Media) and Service), End User, Deployment Type (On-premise and Cloud), Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2022
    Published: 20-Sep-2017        Price: US 7150 Onwards        Pages: 133
    “Innovation in businesses and changing customer preferences expected to drive the digital transformation market” The digital transformation market is projected to grow from USD 205.99 billion in 2017 to USD 493.39 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 19.1% during the forecast period. Factors such as innovation in businesses, changing customer preferences, the rapid proliferation of mobile devices & apps, increasing penetration of IoT, and growing adoption of ......
  • Global Interactive Kiosk Market Research Report 2017
    Published: 19-Sep-2017        Price: US 2900 Onwards        Pages: 119
    In this report, the global Interactive Kiosk market is valued at USD XX million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2022, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2016 and 2022. Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Interactive Kiosk in these regions, from 2012 to 2022 (forecast), covering - North America - Europe - China -......
  • Global Mixed Reality Sales Market Report 2017
    Published: 19-Sep-2017        Price: US 4000 Onwards        Pages: 101
    In this report, the global Mixed Reality market is valued at USD XX million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2022, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2016 and 2022. Geographically, this report split global into several key Regions, with sales (K Units), revenue (Million USD), market share and growth rate of Mixed Reality for these regions, from 2012 to 2022 (forecast), covering - United States - China - Europe - Japan -......
  • Global Digital Signature Market Professional Survey Report 2017
    Published: 19-Sep-2017        Price: US 3500 Onwards        Pages: 110
    This report studies Digital Signature in Global market, especially in North America, China, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan and India, with production, revenue, consumption, import and export in these regions, from 2012 to 2016, and forecast to 2022. This report focuses on top manufacturers in global market, with production, price, revenue and market share for each manufacturer, covering - Signix - Secured Signing Limited - Adobe Systems - Entrust Datacar......
  • The Preparing for LPWA: how operators are maximising their chances of success
    Published: 19-Sep-2017        Price: US 4999 Onwards        Pages: 42
    "Challenger LPWA operators should consider different technologies to the leader because differentiation will be critical to success." The rationale for building a low-power, wide-area (LPWA) network has been established; it will allow IoT service providers to connect a new wave of devices, generate new revenue streams and create benefits for their customers. Some network operators have already launched LPWA networks; others will launch in the near future.Success......
  • AI in Fintech Market by Component (Solution, Service), Application Area (Virtual Assistant, Business Analytics & Reporting, Customer Behavioral Analytics), Deployment Mode (Cloud, On-Premises), and Region - Global forecast to 2022
    Published: 15-Sep-2017        Price: US 5650 Onwards        Pages: 122
    “The AI in Fintech is projected to grow at a CAGR of 40.4% during the forecast period” The market for AI in Fintech is expected to grow from USD 1,337.7 million in 2017 to USD 7,305.6 million by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 40.4%. The availability of spatial data is a major factor driving the growth of the AI in Fintech market. Sustaining in a competitive market has become crucial for the financial sector due to technological advancemen......
  • Bot Services Market by Service (Framework and Platform), Deployment Channel (Websites, Contact Center and Customer Service, and Social Media), Mode (Text and Rich Media, Audio, and Video), End-User Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2022
    Published: 15-Sep-2017        Price: US 5650 Onwards        Pages: 140
    “Increasing user engagement on social media channels is driving the growth of the bot services market.” The global bot services market size is expected to grow from USD 458.4 million in 2017 to USD 1,783.9 million by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 31.2%.The proliferation of millennial across social media channels and the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing (NLP), machine learning, and analytics tools in the bo......
  • Global IoT in Intelligent Transportation System Market Size, Status and Forecast 2022
    Published: 14-Sep-2017        Price: US 3300 Onwards        Pages: 105
    This report studies the global IoT in Intelligent Transportation System market, analyzes and researches the IoT in Intelligent Transportation System development status and forecast in United States, EU, Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia. This report focuses on the top players in global market, like - Cisco Systems - Intel Corporation - Cubic Transportation Systems - Siemens AG - Thales Group - TomTom NV - TransCore Holdings, Inc.......
  • Global Internet of Things (IoT) platforms Market Size, Status and Forecast 2022
    Published: 14-Sep-2017        Price: US 3300 Onwards        Pages: 131
    This report studies the Internet of Things (IoT) Platforms market status and outlook of global and major regions, from angles of players, regions, product and end Application/industries; this report analyzes the top players in global and major regions, and splits the Internet of Things (IoT) Platforms market by product and Application/end industries. The global Internet of Things (IoT) Platforms market is valued at XX million USD in 2016 and is expected to reach XX million USD by ......
  • SERVICES
    Value for Money
    We believe in "optimum utilization of available budget and resources". While servicing our clients' (your) market research requirements, we keep the same approach in focus to help you get the best value for your $$s.
    Ever Growing Inventory
    Ranging from the smallest feasible / required data (datasheets, data facts, SWOT analysis, company profiles, etc) to full research reports that help you make decisions, our inventory is updated almost on a daily basis with the latest industry reports from domain experts that track more than 5000 niche sectors.
    One Stop Solution
    Need a custom research report on medical devices market? Require all available business intelligence on 3D printing industry? Exploring F&B sector of a particular country/region? RnRMarketResearch.com is your one-stop-solution to all market intelligence needs. We not only offer custom research and consulting services, we also "bundle" reports to meet your needs and help you fetch the data analysis you require for your business.
    Dedicated Client Engagement
    Not limited to only "finding" relevant reports for you, our client engagement team dedicates its efforts to understand your "business need" and accordingly maps available research data to help you move forward. Call "your" client engagement executive any time of your day and get your questions answered in order to make the correct business decision.
    Saving Time and Efforts
    Simply share your research requirement details with us and let us do all the hard work to find required intelligence for you. When you add up our "one stop solution" and "dedicated client engagement" services mentioned above, you obviously know the time and effort saving you do by working with us.
    Payment Flexibility
    Working with Fortune 500 organizations, we understand the importance of being flexible for payments. Share your payment terms with us and we will surely match up to them to ensure you get access to required business intelligence data without having to wait for the payment to be done.
    Post-Purchase Research Support
    Have questions after reading a report / datasheet bought through us? Not sure about the methodology used for data available in the research? Talk to us / Share your questions with us and if required, we will connect you with the analyst(s)/author(s) of the report(s) and ensure you get satisfactory answers for the same. Need more data / analysis / report(s) on the topic of your research/project? The RnRMarketResearch.com team is here for you 24X7 to support you with your post-purchase requirements. Subscription Offers & Packages (Get in touch with us for more details - sales@rnrmarketresearch.com / +1 888 391 5441 )
    • Ad Hoc
    • Pay - as - you - go / Bucket Subscriptions
    • Fixed Cost for #of reports
    • Customize / Personalize as per your needs