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Worldwide telehealth market to grow 55% in 2013

Fueled by healthcare reform aimed at reducing in-patient costs and post-acute care strategies designed to reduce readmissions, the worldwide telehealth (remote patient monitoring) market will grow by 55 percent in 2013 in terms of device and service revenues, according to a recent report from InMedica, the medical technology research division of U.K.-based market research consultancy IMS Research.

Wearable mHealth device shipments to hit 30 million by year's end

Fueled by the proliferation of smartphones with Bluetooth Smart Ready connectivity, such as Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy III, 2012 marked a watershed year with the shipment of nearly 30 million wearable wireless mHealth devices, an increase of  37 percent over last year's shipments, according to New York-based technology market research firm ABI Research

Wearable technology market to hit $6B by 2016

The global market for wearable technology is expected to triple to $6 billion by 2016--and that's a conservative estimate, says market research firm IMS Research.

Telehealth enabled home medical device shipments will exceed 2 million by 2013

As telehealth begins to expand, the global market for home-based medical devices will soar. A new report by InMedica, the medical electronics consulting arm of IMS Research, states that within three