Urgent Care Apps Market Overview :
Urgent care apps are smart phone applications that can be remotely accessed. They can notify nurses and doctors about emergencies. These apps allow the user to speak to a registered nurse who can the answer the users medical questions, and if needed a licensed physician can call within a few minutes. In addition, users or patients who are seeking medical care, be it for themselves or others, especially during emergency or specialty care, can use these apps and receive the required help from online doctors. In the current scenario, the demand for post-hospital apps during post-hospital care is high among patients.
The urgent care apps have witnessed an increase in demand owing to rise in use of smartphones and growth in penetration of 3G and 4G networks. In addition, rise in focus on patient-centric healthcare delivery across the globe drives the market growth. However, poor internet connectivity in developing countries is anticipated to hamper the market growth. On the contrary, increase in population of smart phone users and the awareness about medication management apps, especially among patients in emerging nations, are expected to offer significant profitable opportunities for the market players.
URGENT CARE APPS MARKET SEGMENTATION
The global urgent care apps market is segmented based on product, clinical area, and region. Based on product, the market is classified as emergency care triage apps, in-hospital communication apps, and post-hospital apps. The clinical area segment covered in the study includes trauma, stroke, cardiac conditions, and others. Based on region, the market is studied across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Product segment review
Based on product, the blood bank market is divided into emergency care triage apps, in-hospital communication apps, and post-hospital apps. The post-hospital apps segment was the highest revenue contributor in 2017 and is anticipated to continue this trend during the forecast period. In addition, the emergency care triage apps segment is estimated to register the highest growth rate from 2018 to 2025, owing to the increase in number of emergency cases registered in hospitals that include chest pain, various injuries, fever in children, and others.
Clinical area segment review
Based on the clinical area, the global urgent care apps market is divided into trauma, stroke, cardiac conditions, and others. The cardiac condition segment accounted for the highest revenue in 2017 and is expected to remain dominant throughout the forecast period. This is attributed to the high prevalence of heart diseases across the globe as well as rise in demand for cost-effective healthcare delivery services that can be available anytime and anywhere on demand.
Region segment review
Region wise, the urgent care apps market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA. North America accounted for the highest share in 2017 and is anticipated to maintain this trend throughout the forecast period, due to growth in focus on improving the quality of health care services, large number of smart phone users, and well-established high-speed internet network. This is expected to fuel the demand for urgent care apps in the market.
The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the key players operating in the global urgent care apps market, namely Allm Inc., Pulsara, Hospify, Pivot Design Group (Viatherapy), Medisafe, Smartpatient (Mytherapy), Johnson & Johnson (Johnson & Johnson Health & Wellness Solutions, Inc.), Patientsafe Solutions, Alayacare, and Siilo. The other players in the value chain include Vocera Communications, Tigerconnect, Voalte, Twiage, and others.
Key Benefits for Urgent Care Apps Market :
This report provides a detailed quantitative analysis of the current market trends and future estimations from 2018 to 2025, which helps identify the prevailing market opportunities.
An in-depth analysis of various regions is anticipated to provide a detailed understanding of the current trends to enable stakeholders formulate region-specific plans.
A comprehensive analysis of the factors that drive and restrain the growth of the global urgent care apps market is provided.
The key regulatory guidelines for the urgent care apps market are critically dealt with according to geography.
An extensive analysis of various regions provides insights that are expected to allow companies to strategically plan their business moves.
Urgent Care Apps Key Market Segments :
By Clinical Area
Rest of Europe
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of LAMEA