This iDRD (Insight-based Data-Rich Deliverable) is part of the Health Care subscription. This 16-page report examines the latest use of mobility within the healthcare sector. Topics such as wireless, SMS, medical imaging, application development, portable medical terminals, patient monitoring, home healthcare trends, and maturing of chipset engineering are discussed. Forecasts on US Healthcare Mobile Application and Wireless Services and Equipment Expenditures, 2010-2015 are also included in this report. The Expert Guide for this deliverable is Stephanie Atkinson.
Health Care includes establishments primarily engaged in furnishing medical, surgical, and other health services to persons. Establishments of associations or groups, such as Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs), primarily engaged in providing medical or other health services to members, are included. Insurance providers are included, as are hospices.