Compiled by Cari kraft, Jacobs Management group, Inc.
By THE NUMBERS
65% of nurses use their mobile devices in clinical
settings for at least 30 minutes per shift, with 20%
using those devices for at least 2 hours per day for
Wolters Kluwer Health, Mobile Device Internet and Social
Media Use and Habits Survey Report, February 2014
ONLINE HEALTH ON THE RISE!
59% of U.S. adults have looked online for health
information in the past year, 53% of those online
diagnosers talked with a clinician about what they
found online, and 41% have had their condition
confirmed by a clinician.
eyeforpharma, The Patient Communication
Opportunity, February 2014
THE AVERAGE PRICE PER PATIEN T OF THE
TOP 100 DRUGS SOARS
The median revenue per patient of the Top 100 drugs has increased
from $1,260 in 2010 to $9,400 in 2014 driven by an increase in drug
price inflation, orphan drugs, and price increases after launch.
EvaluatePharma, Budget Busters: The shift to high-priced innovator
drugs in the USA, September 2014
MEDTECH MARKET TO GROW TO OVER
HALF A TRILLION
The med tech market is expected to grow at 5% per year (CAGR)
between 2013 and 2020, achieving global sales of $514bn in 2020.
Orthoworld.com- The Orthopaedic Industry Annual Report (May 2014)
OF NURSES USE SMAR TPHONES
IN CLINICAL SETTINGS
$9, 4 00