Assisted Living: Smart solutions to support aging populations

26 November 2015
Report type: Application Spotlight
Author(s): Margaret Ranken
Categories: Assisted Living
Keywords: M2M, machine-to-machine, IoT, Internet of Things, Assisted Living, telecare, PERS, mPERS, pill dispenser, medication dispenser, emergency watch, telecare alarm, personal alarm, age-in-place, fall detectors, GPS, alarm watch, pendant alarm
Number of Pages: 17

The aging demographics in many countries mean that care for the elderly will overwhelm existing healthcare systems which are already facing shortages of caregivers. Connected assisted living solutions provide a path towards expanding healthcare capabilities while also generating new insights into patient behavior and conditions. Healthcare organizations and technology providers must quickly adapt to attract talented data analysts and scientists who can convert future streams of patient data into useful and actionable insights to improve patient lives. 

This Application Spotlight provides a qualitative and quantitative analysis of the M2M market related to the healthcare application Assisted Living. It provides a definition, description, analysis of drivers and barrier, and high level forecasts for growth in connections, technology split and revenue opportunity. Applications covered include the likes of connected medicine dispensers, panic button alarms, people tracking devices, and comprehensive connected home systems.

For a full set of country-by-country forecasts, refer to the M2M Forecast Database.

Keywords: M2M, machine-to-machine, IoT, Internet of Things, Assisted Living, telecare, PERS, mPERS, pill dispenser, medication dispenser, emergency watch, telecare alarm, personal alarm, age-in-place, fall detectors, GPS, alarm watch, pendant alarm

Companies covered in this report: Fold Group, OnCall Defender, SecurUs, GreatCall, GTX, Philips, Limmex, Lively, Vigilio, Better Alert, Samsung, VSN Mobil, Q-Medic, Freeus, Proteus, PivoTell, TabSafe, MedMinder, Gema Touch, Vitality, Compliance Meds Technologies, GrandCare Systems, Alertme Telecare, BeClose, Evermind, Aerotel, Essence, AT&T

Download PDF > Log in or subscribe to this Research Stream, please see our Advisory Service.
quick links >