The healthcare industry in Asia-Pacific (APAC) is expected to grow at 11.1% in 2018, making it one of the fastest growing regions in the world, as the global healthcare economy averages an annual growth rate of 4.8%.
This positive growth is fuelled by increasing adoption of technology, innovative healthcare access programs, and delivery of care outside traditional hospital settings. The research projects the APAC healthcare market to grow to $517 billion in 2018.
For the region, healthcare challenges of access and affordability of new technology demand complex and innovative solutions from all industry stakeholders.
Key industry issues that deserve attention include policy innovation, support for new business models, development of patient-focused technology platforms, and the evolving role of consumers in healthcare.
These emerging trends create growth opportunities for industry participants including pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, and medical technology manufacturers, digital health vendors, and healthcare service providers.
The role of healthcare consumers is changing dramatically in APAC. Digital technology is enabling access to information and care; hence consumers are able to choose where, how, and by whom they would like to be treated. This is changing every business model in the region.
In a nutshell, 2018 is expected to be the year when APAC truly transforms industry business models, with technology and data transparency being the key enablers. Our outlook discusses the qualitative and quantitative factors driving this transformation.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. 2018 Global Healthcare Industry Snapshot
3. 2018 Asia-Pacific Healthcare Industry Outlook And Predictions
4. Notable Trends To Highlight For 2018 Across The Asia-Pacific Healthcare Industry
5. Growth Opportunities In The Asia-Pacific Healthcare Industry In 2018
6. Top Trends In Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology
7. Top Trends In In-Vitro Diagnostics
8. Top Trends In Medical Technologies & Medical Imaging
9. Top Trends In Digital Health
10. Top Trends In Healthcare Services
11. Asia-Pacific Country Snapshots
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