This Excel-based Data-rich Deliverable (DRD) includes market intelligence on Telecom expenditures for the Health Care vertical and is part of the Health Care subscription. Telecom consists of business expenditures on telecom services, such as wireline and wireless voice, data services and VPNs, as well as managed services provided by a telecom operator. Health Care includes establishments primarily engaged in furnishing medical, surgical and other health services to persons.The Expert Guide for this deliverable is Stephanie Atkinson.
Telecom Services and Equipment represent a major portion of total US Healthcare IT spending. Compass Intelligence forecasts that between 2012 and 2016, expenditure on Telecom Services and Equipment will increase from $30.2 billion to $35.2 billion, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.2%. Electronic and remote healthcare solutions have experienced the biggest growth in the last few years, and are expected to form the cornerstone of services over the next few years.
Sources: Compass Intelligence’s segment and market forecasts, which include business expenditures, market demographics, and usage and adoption statistics are built using multiple sources, including proprietary Compass Intelligence research. These sources include, but are not limited to, secondary research, government data and statistics (e.g. Department of Commerce, Federal Communication Commission, Bureau of Labor Statistics and US Census Bureau), primary research, vendor-based research and in-depth interviews with key decision-makers, where relevant. Compass Intelligence selects data sources to provide greatest degree of perspective on each market or segment, in addition to the highest level of data accuracy, stability, and consistency over time.