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Frost & Sullivan Partners with American Telemedicine Association Unveiling the Pulse of Telehealth

May 15, 2014



-- What's your perception of telehealth and allied markets?

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The market for telehealth, including remote monitoring, video telemedicine and mHealth, is central to healthcare delivery transformation as healthcare and information communication technology continue to rapidly evolve and converge. Diverse stakeholders within and outside healthcare are capitalizing on new business opportunities while developed markets are leading adoption, and emerging markets are providing new potential paths to innovation.

Frost & Sullivan'sPulse of Telehealth 2013, conducted in partnership with the American Telemedicine Association [http://www.americantelemed.org/] (ATA), analyzes data from ATA 2013 Annual Meeting & Trade Show and finds the home is the leading area of impact and opportunity, including use of remote patient monitoring (RPM) for home health and chronic disease management in the view of stakeholders over the next decade. The surveyed markets include home and disease management monitoring, personal emergency response systems, video telemedicine, tele-imaging, activity monitoring, wellness programs, remote cardiac electrocardiography, and tele-mental health.

For complimentary access to Pulse of Telehealth 2013 and to enter to win a $300 Amazon gift card, take part in our brief 2014 telehealth survey by visiting: http://svy.mk/1ktMJbd [http://svy.mk/1ktMJbd]

"We're pleased to partner with ATA, the leading international resource and advocate promoting the use of advanced remote medical technologies, once again to survey the 2014 telehealth landscape," said Frost & Sullivan Connected Health Global Program Director Daniel Ruppar (@danielruppar [https://twitter.com/DanielRuppar]). "Results from our most recent research detail key points centric to adoption, areas of opportunity, and environmental factors essential to the future of telehealth and its importance in a shifting healthcare environment."

Ruppar and ATA Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Linkous discussed vital factors for telehealth for 2014 such as current interests of the market in RPM, levels of telehealth technology integration with healthcare IT systems, and other key perspectives for this year in a recent Frost & Sullivan Movers and Shakers video interview. Be on the lookout for the soon-to-be published interview with both telehealth experts.

Many of the same topics will be expanded on at ATA 2014 [http://www.ata2014.org/] in Baltimore, Md., May 17-20, 2014, a program bringing healthcare professionals and leading telemedicine programs together to share new research, best practices and innovative business models.

About ATA 2014

The ATA Annual Meeting and Trade Show is the world's largest meeting and trade show focusing exclusively on telemedicine, telehealth and mHealth. The event attracts nearly 6,000 medical and technology professionals, institutional providers, government agencies and other healthcare stakeholders. The peer-reviewed program includes 450 presentations focused on outcomes, best practices and the ROI of telemedicine. The trade show is the premier exhibiting venue for companies looking to market their remote medical products and services, with nearly 250 exhibitors. For program and exhibiting information, visit www.ata2014.org [http://www.ata2014.org/].

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today's market participants. For more than 50 years, we have been developing growth strategies for the global 1000, emerging businesses, the public sector and the investment community. Contact us: Start the discussion [http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/register-form.pag?refpage=http%3A//www.frost.com/prod/servlet/frost-home.pag&SRC=Contact]

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