Global Smart Hospital
Market Size - Industry Trends & Outlook Report 2026
Global Smart Hospital
Market is estimated to be USD 25.8 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach USD
116.49 billion by 2026 at a CAGR of 24.03 % from 2020 to 2026. The growing
realization about the benefits of smart hospital among the physicians and
patients directly affects the growth of the market.
The initiatives for
better healthcare infrastructure, rising need of cost-effective solutions, the
introduction of internet of things (IoT) supported devices and technologies,
increasing number of cases of chronic diseases and acceptance of connected
devices and appliances are the critical factors that are expected to contribute
to the development of the smart hospital market during the projection period of
2020-2027. Besides, the government is investing hugely in the healthcare
sector, creating numerous new opportunities for the growth of the smart
hospital market in future. However, the rising cost of connected devices and
lack of awareness regarding the Internet of Things-enabled solutions and
products may restrain the growth of smart hospitals.
Global Smart Hospital
Market: Market Outlook and Trends
Smart hospitals are meant
to improve, redesign, or rebuild hospitals with clinical processes,
infrastructure, and management systems using the digitized networking
infrastructure. Application of these digital solutions helps make a hospital
paperless with perfect alignment of clinical procedures & management
systems. They deliver extensive services with better healthcare infrastructure
and operational productivity.
The prospects for smart
hospital market are bright as remote medicine management, outpatient Vigilance,
electronic health record, clinical workflow, connected medical imaging, and
medical assistance markets provide valuable service and scope.
Increasing use of
digitization in the Healthcare Industry
Rising adoption of
E-Health and government initiatives to digitize healthcare are likely to push
the demand for smart healthcare systems. Digitalization has transformed the
healthcare industry. Mobile Health has been accepted widely over the past few
years majorly due to the growing usage of smartphones and the internet.
According to United Healthcare Consumer Sentiment Survey, approximately 37% of
US citizens relied on the internet or mobile apps for their health and
Use of cloud computing in
Smart hospitals offer
thorough information over the patients' lifespan, which is stored securely in
the cloud and is accessible to the doctors, pharmacy staff, and patients. They
also use wearable smart devices extensively for up-to-date displays, treatment
plans, journaling, and others besides getting timely alerts in case the patient
is undergoing an asthmatic or cardiac situation. They also track and give
information on treating symptoms, enabling efficient treatment for patients.
Use of Cloud computing in hospitals makes all things possible and advantageous
to all the stakeholders and is expected to grow the Smart Hospital Market
during the projection period.
and Growing investment in the healthcare sector
technological progressions in the healthcare sector and increasing need for
cost-effective solutions are crucial factors propelling the market growth during
the forthcoming period. Also, the growing investments in the healthcare sector,
particularly in developing countries, are additionally creating lucrative
prospects in the market across the globe. Moreover, the increasing penetration
of instruments and connected devices among hospitals and healthcare
progressions is the significant development contributing to the growth of the
smart hospital market.
Impact of COVID-19 in
The spread of pandemic
has resulted in the overall slowdown of economic activities, including regular
medical practices. The medical practitioners in different domains follow strict
guidelines to curb further spread of the coronavirus. However, gradually, they
are opening facilities to provide non-emergent and non-COVID-19 healthcare.
Consequently, the concerned medical bodies in the respective nations are
issuing guidelines about elective surgeries and routine care as well as
All freight modes,
including air, ocean ports and land transport, are affected by pandemic and
delays in shipping and production of Smart Health Devices may continue for some
time depending on the particular supplier and the transport restrictions.
However, social distancing norms and other restrictions due to coronavirus
spread offer more opportunities for smart hospitals for remote consultations,
followups and symptom tracking.
Global Smart Hospital
Based on Application
Type, the Global Smart Hospital Market is divided into Remote Medicine
Management, Electronic Health Record & Clinical Workflow, Outpatient
Vigilance, Medical Connected Imaging, Medical Assistance. Outpatient Vigilance
is anticipated to lead the market during 2019-2026 due to technological
progression in the vigilance services. However, the highest growth rate is
expected to be exhibited by the Medical Assitance segment during the forecast
period due to the surging adoption of advanced services among healthcare
professionals and patients due to their high precision and technological
advancement. Additionally, the ample availability of technically progressive
equipment, products and services, and cure and rising demand for precise and
smart diagnoses are likely to push the growth of the global Smart Hospital
market in the forecast years.
Based on Connectivity,
the market is segmented into Wired and Wireless. Wireless connectivity segment
is anticipated to lead the market during 2019-2026 due to advanced
technological services of RFID, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc. It evades creating a
bundle of wires and reduces technological error percentage. The wired segment
is anticipated to exhibit a modest growth rate during the projection period due
to the high connectivity ratio.
Based on component type,
the market is broken into Hardware and Software. Software and Services segment
dominates the market and is projected to grow at a significant rate during
2019-2026 due to the advancements in software related to the field of
healthcare services. Hardware Segment is also expected to register substantial
growth rate owing to the rushing adoption of advanced hardware products such as
the Hybrid Operating Room during the forthcoming period.
Global Smart Hospital
Market: Regional Insights
North America dominates
the Global Smart Hospital Market and, is expected to register significant
growth due to the robust and advanced healthcare infrastructure and the growing
adoption of artificial intelligence-enabled products during the projection
period. At the same time, Asia-Pacific is expected to exhibit the highest growth
rate because of an increasing number of hospitals & surgical centers and
provision of improved healthcare infrastructure during upcoming years.
The leading players in
Global Smart Hospital Market are Alphabet Inc. (Google Inc.), Enlitic Inc.,
General Vision, Intel Corporation, IBM Corporation, Microsoft Corporation,
Nvidia Corporation, Next IT Corp., Welltok Inc., and GE healthcare. Other
players are Adheretech, Allscripts, Cerner Corporation, Diabetizer, Medtronic,
Proteus Digital Health, and Qualcomm Life, and others.
Ø In April 2020, Phillip had introduced a new application for the
eCareManager- an acuity-based scoring tool to scrutinize patient conditions to
detect deteriorations or any adverse tendencies related to COVID-19.
Ø In October 2019, Teladoc Health was launched for Teladoc medical
professionals for patients suffering from complicated mental and physical
health conditions. It integrates expert medical services and physicians with
their patients effortlessly.
Scope of the Report
Base Year –
Forecast – 2020
Revenue in USD
Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, South Korea, China,
India, UAE, South Africa, Saudi Arabia .
Application Type, By Connectivity, By Component, By Region
Alphabet Inc. (Google
Inc.), Enlitic Inc., General Vision, Intel Corporation, IBM Corporation,
Microsoft Corporation, Nvidia Corporation, Next IT Corp., Welltok Inc. and GE
healthcare. Other players operating in the value chain are Adheretech,
Allscripts, Cerner Corporation, Diabetizer, Medtronic, Proteus Digital
Health, and Qualcomm Life and others.
The objective of the Study:
Ø To analyze and estimate the Global Smart Hospitals Market size, in terms of value.
Ø To examine the market segmentation carefully and estimate the
market size, in terms of value, based on the region by segmenting the Global Smart Hospitals Market into five
regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Rest of the World and
their leading countries.
Ø To outline, categorize and project the Global Smart Hospitals Market based on the Application Type, Connectivity, Component and Region.
Ø To examine competitive developments in applications, components,
and connectivity within the Global Smart
Ø To highlight market dynamics such as drivers, restraints,
opportunities, and challenges and their impact.
Ø To provide a detailed competitive landscape, including major
players, their strategic profiles, and market shares.
Business Questions Answered by the Report
Ø How will the market drivers, restraints, and opportunities
affect the market dynamics?
Ø What will be the market size in terms of value and volume and
market statistics with a detailed classification?
Ø Which segment dominates the market or region, and which one will
be the fastest-growing, and why?
Ø Who are the key players in the market, and what is their share?
Ø What is the strategy adopted by key players, and how does it
affect the existing and new players?
Customization Scope for the Client
Client satisfaction is our first and last priority, and that is
why BlueWeave Consulting offers customization as per client’s specific needs.
The following customization options are available for the report:
Ø Additional Company Information
Ø Detail Analysis of five additional companies
Ø Additional country analysis
Ø Detailed segment analysis