Global Healthcare Industry Outlook, 2018

Value-based Care Will Continue to Drive Growth Opportunities for Emerging Technologies as They Move Out form Pilot Testing into Production Environments

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In this research deliverable, Frost & Sullivan provides bold perspectives and predictions for the global healthcare industry in 2018. The markets covered include pharmaceuticals and biotech, in-vitro diagnostics, medical technologies, medical imaging, and healthcare IT. The analysis captures sectoral and regional trends and provides predictions for the upcoming year as organizations. This study provides guidance on where to find the greatest opportunities for expansion. Despite political uncertainties and cost pressures, the global healthcare industry will register a stable growth rate of 4.82% during 2018. With high spending on healthcare, prices of medical devices, consumables and drugs will continue to decli

Key Features

Predictions for  the Total Healthcare Industry in 2018 include:

  • Product as a Service (XaaS) business models becoming the norm: the XaaS model will open new revenue streams driving future sustainability for the healthcare industry
  • Cloud emerging as core platform across multiple sectors as stakeholders demand cost efficiency: total healthcare cloud computing market for providers will cross the $5 billion mark in global revenues by 2018
  • Big Tech companies experiencing high rewards from their investments
  • Virtual and remote clinical trials adoption increasing with focus shifting to efficiency and patient-centricity
  • Robotics, ranging from automation to care delivery, progressing in provider utilities
  • Asia-Pacific countries taking the lead on ‘Smart’ hospital projects
  • Cyberattacks on the healthcare industry doubling, despite increased investments during 2018
  • Data insight-driven incentives impacting premiums and becoming standard for payer-corporate partnerships,  spurring wellness programs globallyKey

Key Issues Addressed

  • What are the top predictions for healthcare markets in 2018?
  • What market revenues and growth rates are anticipated for the global healthcare market?
  • What are the key projections and growth opportunities for major healthcare market segments?
  • What are the major macro and micro regional/country-level trends specific to the healthcare industry?
  • What are the key technologies and growth opportunities to watch for during 2018?

Table of Contents

Executive SummaryResearch ScopeKey 2018 Healthcare Market PredictionsKey 2018 Healthcare Market Predictions (continued)Global Healthcare Market Revenue—2017 and 20182018 Global Prospective—Developed Markets2018 Global Prospective—Emerging MarketsRevisiting 2017 Predictions2017 Retrospective—What Actually Happened: Highlights of 2017Key Global Healthcare Industry Predictions for 2017Key Global Healthcare Industry Predictions for 2017 (continued)Total Global Healthcare Industry Outlook for 2018Global Healthcare Revenue by Sector in 2017 and 2018Global Healthcare Revenue by Region in 2017 and 2018Key 2018 Healthcare Market PredictionsPrediction 1—Product as a Service Business Model Becomes the NormPrediction 2—Cloud Emerges as a Core Platform across Multiple Sectors as Stakeholders Demand Cost EfficiencyPrediction 3—Big Tech Companies will see High Rewards from their InvestmentsPrediction 4—Virtual and Remote Clinical Trials Adoption Increases, Focus Shifts to Efficiency and Patient-centricityPrediction 5—Robotics for Surgery and Care Assistance within Hospitals attain High PenetrationPrediction 6—Asia-Pacific Takes the Lead on Smart Hospital ProjectsPrediction 7—Cyber Attacks on Healthcare Industry Expected to Double Despite Increased Investment during 2018Prediction 8—Incentive-based Wellness Programs to Gain Global PopularityRegional Predictions 20182018 Global Predictions—United States (US)2018 Global Predictions—Latin America2018 Global Predictions—Europe2018 Global Predictions—United Kingdom (UK)2018 Global Predictions—India2018 Global Predictions—China2018 Global Predictions—Africa2018 Global Predictions—The Middle East2018 Global Predictions—Japan2018 Global Predictions—Australia2018 Global Predictions—South Korea2018 Global Predictions—ASEANIndustry Sector Outlook 20182018 Market Snapshot—Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology2018 Pharma and Biotech Market—Key Growth Opportunities Pharma and Biotech Sector Companies to Watch—20182018 Market Snapshot—In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD)IVD Market—Key Growth OpportunitiesIVD Sector Companies to Watch—20182018 Market Snapshot—Medical TechnologiesMedical Technologies Market—Key Growth Opportunities Medical Technologies Sector Companies to Watch—20182018 Market Snapshot—Medical Imaging EquipmentMedical Imaging Equipment Market—Key Growth Opportunities Medical Imaging Sector Companies to Watch—2018Key 2018 Market Snapshot—Healthcare IT2018 Healthcare IT Market—Key Growth Opportunities Healthcare IT Sector Companies to Watch—2018Key ConclusionsConcluding ThoughtsLegal DisclaimerAppendixList of ExhibitsList of Exhibits (continued)The Frost & Sullivan StoryThe Journey to Visionary InnovationThe Frost & Sullivan StoryValue Proposition—Future of Your Company & CareerGlobal PerspectiveIndustry Convergence360º Research PerspectiveImplementation ExcellenceOur Blue Ocean Strategy


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