The Visionary Healthcare program within Frost & Sullivan’s Transformational Health practice evaluates disruptions and market evolution occurring to the means of care provision and compensation within the healthcare sector.
A team of senior cross industry experts provide analysis of ecosystem workflows, scenario strategies, best practice case studies, market monetization models, as well as other market factors related to a converging healthcare marketplace.
Macro mega trends and future market scenarios are evaluated in context of near term tactical considerations for companies.
Meet the Team
Business Unit Leader
Global Research Director
Frost & Sullivan's expertise in Visionary Healthcare research and consulting includes work in the following strategic and operational areas.
Business Model Innovation
Our coverage includes: risk sharing/outcomes; service models; ecommerce; consumer engagement and open source innovation.
Our coverage includes: 3D/4D printing; artificial intelligence/analytics; nanotechnology; computing hardware and IoT.
Site of Care Innovations
Our coverage includes: smart hospitals; virtualization; aging in place; rural vs urban and retail.
Our Transformational Health Content Covers These Critical Issues:
- Innovating business models that promise sustainable revenue streams
- Designing integrated data platforms that empower consumers
- Developing strategic partnerships that bring novel products and services to the market
- Establishing industry best practices
- Identifying emerging markets opportunities
Healthcare is one of the industries facing disruption by technological advances in the Internet of Things (IoT) space, and yet it is only partially aware of the advances, potential, and benefits. Almost 60% of healthcare organizations have already adopted healthcare IoT or Internet of Medical Things…
Wound assessment and monitoring systems are devices or digital aids that enable the measurement, imaging, and documentation of wounds by providing 3D assessment of a wound with EMR software integration. With inadequate wound care resulting in various debilitating healthcare-associated infections and…
Diabetes management is on the verge of being disrupted by innovative technologies such as artificial pancreas, non-invasive glucose monitoring sensors, wearables, apps, and inhalable insulin. This research study captures all the innovative developments across the segments of wellness, diagnosis,…
In this research deliverable, Frost & Sullivan s senior analyst team provides bold perspectives and predictions for the global healthcare industry in 2017. The markets covered include pharmaceuticals and biotech, in-vitro diagnostics, medical devices, medical imaging, and healthcare IT. The…
Precision medicine aims to integrate personalized health data both from direct (quantifiable) and indirect (quantifiable) sources probing the deepest mysteries affecting individual health and well-being. Rising pressures to decrease healthcare cost globally, emergence of value-based reimbursement…
The annual global cost of mental illnesses is set to rise to a whopping $6 trillion in 2030, from $2.5 trillion in 2010. Furthermore, the global treatment gap in 2004 for disorders such as depression and anxiety was more than 50% (half of the patients went untreated). Unfortunately, the situation…
The global care assistance and automation robots market is expected to achieve rapid adoption with a CAGR of 36% through 2021. As doctors and care providers pay more attention to patients, leaving daily tasks for the efficient handling of robotic systems, patients will receive improved quality of…
Healthcare as an industry is entering a phase of rapid transformation. Digitization of products, services, and commerce models are democratizing current healthcare systems and unlocking new values by displacing high-cost gatekeepers and previously inaccessible segments. Around 80% of the business…
Global healthcare trends of aging populations, rising chronic disease prevalence, and urbanization are bound to further strain healthcare systems already grappling with issues of healthcare access, quality, and cost. New treatment paradigms are required that integrate elements of prediction,…
Acquired by Google in 2014, DeepMind is leveraging artificial intelligence-based machine learning technology to solve some of the biggest problems in healthcare such as early diagnosis of life-threatening conditions including cancer and diabetes. DeepMind is partnering with NHS at various levels to…
Frost & Sullivan's Growth Consulting services support our clients who require customized and collaborative solutions to help their companies meet revenue targets, capture market share and expand portfolios. Most projects are focused on addressing highly strategic challenges that require creative research techniques and deep market insights to address our clients’ specific needs. Our projects focus on ten primary areas:
Growth Consulting clients are primarily healthcare technology and service providers such as medical device and diagnostic companies, pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers, and firms in the healthcare information technology and connected health markets. Companies supporting these firms, whether for professional services and logistics or components and software, also regularly turn to us for insight into the multi-billion dollar healthcare vertical. Our broad base of capabilities can be leveraged by any entity seeking to grow in the intersection between healthcare and technology innovation.
Recognizing each project as unique, Frost & Sullivan crafts the optimal approach to addressing our clients’ needs. These tools may include:
Why Partner with Frost & Sullivan?
- Deep subject matter expertise with highly educated consultants focusing entirely on the healthcare technology sector
- More than 45 locations around the world to provide unparalleled global access and insights
- Collaborative teams that formed across industry sectors supporting healthcare technology vertical, e.g. materials, mobility and wireless, power systems, sensors, software, logistics, transportation, food, and others
- Strong reputation and deep network of healthcare technology contacts to support rapid and insightful industry research and networking
- Decades of experience in epidemiological, financial, and competitive forecast modelling, providing quantitative rigor and to all our engagements
- Proven processes and methodologies tested across hundreds of projects with the world’s leading firms
- Creative thought leadership and deep insights into market dynamics to help product development teams and executives create and validate new whitespace opportunities
- Ability to design and facilitate on-site workshops with our clients which use proprietary exercises to evaluate opportunities, develop strategies and reach consensus on next steps
- An established brand known for excellence in the field of healthcare technology innovation that can be leveraged for custom whitepapers, e-broadcasts and other tactical marketing initiatives
- A highly-skilled team of quantitative research professionals capable of designing and executing complex methodologies, including conjoint analysis, MaxDiff, multivariate analysis and others
- Access to a broad network of affiliated service partners and third party data tools to extend our capabilities
|Types of Companies||Examples of Recent Projects|
|Healthcare Providers||Assessing Licensing Potential for an Enterprise Learning System of a Leading Tertiary Healthcare Provider|
|Suppliers/ Service Providers to Industry||Interactive Digital Whitepaper with Embedded Video on the Future of the Global Healthcare Products Supply Chain for a Major Logistics Company|
|Consumer Health||Competitive Profiles on 1,200+ Weight Loss and Skin Care Product Available Worldwide to Support R&D Efforts of a Major Competitor|
|Investors||Buy-Side Valuation Analysis and Financial Modeling for Investment Consideration in an Energy-Based Medical Device Start Up|
|Professional Associations||Annual Customer Survey on U.S. Purchasing Patterns for Laboratory Products Commissioned by a Leading Industry Association|
Frost & Sullivan’s Growth Workshops help clients establish a narrow portfolio of key market opportunities from a larger pool of options. These interactive sessions help clients identify the strongest opportunities in the market and brainstorm strategies for pursuing those opportunities. Growth Workshops run the gamut of market analysis, from opportunity identification to strategy development to planning and implementation. Each workshop’s design is based on the full breadth of client objectives and desired outcomes.
Growth Workshop Consultants help clients funnel and prioritize which opportunities fit best with the company's internal capabilities. During these workshops, attendees gain market knowledge and are trained on evaluation tools and techniques to translate market, competitive, technical, regulatory and economic implications into specific growth opportunities.
Frost & Sullivan’s Growth Workshops use a range of tools and exercises to help clients identify and prioritize key market opportunities, such as:
- Opportunity/Fit Matrix
- Decision Support Scorecard
- Strategy Mapping
- Executive Alignment Surveys
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