DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Medical Alert Systems Market: By Type (Landline, Mobile, Standalone); By End User (Home, Senior Living Facilities, Assisted Living Facilities); By Components (Wireless Transmitter, Fall Detection Sensor, GSM, GPS, Microphone)-Forecast(2015-2020)" report to their offering.
The global medical alert systems market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% to reach $21.6 billion by 2020.
Home-based users are the largest end-user segment for medical alert systems. This segment will continue to hold the largest market share owing to the fast growing home healthcare market and growing demand for efficient emergency communication devices in people with medical emergencies, chronic diseases and disabilities.
One of the major causes of injuries and hospitalization in older population is the accidental fall. Seniors using medical alert systems get hospitalized only for fewer days or have shorter days of stay than the people without medical alert pendants. Although an accidental fall cannot be prevented, these devices reduce the impact of a fall or injury by ensuring availability of timely medical assistance.
Companies Mentioned Include:
- Ascom Holding Ag
- Honeywell International, Inc.
- Rauland-Borg Corporation
- Siemens AG
- Tektone Sound & Signal Mfg., Inc.
- Hill- Rom Holdings, Inc.
- Jeron Electronic System, Inc.
- Simplexgrinnell LP
- Stanley Health Care Solution
- GE Health Care Solution
1 Executive Summary
2 Medical Alert Systems - Market Overview
3 Medical Alert Systems - Market Landscape
4 Medical Alert Systems- Market Forces
5 Medical Alert Systems - Government Regulations
6 Medical Alert Systems- Strategic Analysis
7 Medical Alert Systems Market Classification
8 Personal Emergency Response Systems Market - Classification
9 Nurse Call Systems Market - Classification
10 Medical Alert Systems- Market Entropy
11 Nurse Call Systems - Market Entropy
12 Personal Emergency Response Systems Company Profiles
13 Nurse Call Systems Market - Company Profiles
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