Medically prescribed apps Market Research Report-Forecast till 2027

Medically Prescribed Apps Market Information: By Type (Wellness Management Apps, Diseases Specific Apps), Devices (Smartphone, Tablet Computer), Operating System (Windows, Android) Application (Diabetes Management) -Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/HCIT/0268-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 117 pages

Medically Prescribed Apps Market Scenario


Recently, medically prescribed apps have become popular and patients are accepting this advanced technology to track the fitness and health of the body. These apps provide enormous information about prevention of diseases, the price of various surgeries, availability of physician nearby, medical data calculation, and others. The demands for the medication prescribed apps is high due to increased prevalence of different lifestyle diseases such as diabetes & obesity, which requires continuous monitoring. These apps are used to continuously monitor the health of a person and notify him of new and available treatment along with their cost. Furthermore, enhance the medical knowledge, determine critical health parameters, and to provide e-prescribing, which, in turn, drives the growth of medically prescribed apps market.


Increasing patient population with chronic diseases such as cancer, diabetes, obesity are generating the demand for advanced technology, which helps them to track their health-related issues so that they react accordingly.


According to World Health Organization (WHO), in 2015, Around 17.7 million people died from cardiovascular diseases, which represent 31% of total global deaths. Around 7.4 million of them were due to coronary heart disease and 6.7 million were due to stroke.


A number of factors are triggering the growth of such incidences, for example, rising aging population, unhealthy diet and low physical activities. According to a research, smoking increases the possibility of diabetes; more than 60% of the global population smokes, this has increased the risk of diabetes and contributed to the growth in diabetic population. According to the International Diabetes Federation in 2016, it was estimated that 420 million adult population had diabetes, which is increasing at the rate of 8.4% and is expected to reach 625 million by 2040.


Moreover, advancing medical device technology and increasing government support in developing countries are adding fuel to the growth the medically prescribed apps market.


The global medically prescribed apps market is expected to grow at a CAGR of ~18.8% during the forecast period 2017-2027. 


Figure: Global Medically Prescribed Apps Market, by Region Market Share, 2016 (%) Medically prescribed apps Market


Sources: Annual reports, Press release, White paper, Company presentation


Medically Prescribed Apps Market Segmentations


The global medically prescribed apps market is segmented on the basis of types, devices, operating system, and application.


On the basis of the type, it is segmented into wellness management apps, diseases and treatment management apps, women’s health & pregnancy apps, diseases specific apps, and others.  


On the basis of the devices, it is segmented into the personal digital assistant, smartphone, tablet computer, and others.


On the basis of the operating system, it is segmented into windows, android, iOS system, and others.


On the basis of the application, it is segmented into diabetes management, multi-parameter tracker, cardiac monitoring, and others.


Research Methodology Global Medically prescribed apps Market


Sources: Annual reports, Press release, White paper, and Company presentation


Medically Prescribed Apps Market Regional Analysis


The Americas dominate the global medically prescribed apps market owing to the rising prevalence of chronic disease, unhealthy diets, high health care spending, and low physical exercise. Furthermore, increasing government support for research & development and the concentration of major companies have fuelled the growth of the medically prescribed apps market in this region.


Europe holds the second position in the global medically prescribed apps market owing to the government support for research & development and availability of funds for research. Although companies within this region also involved in export to the developing countries, which leads the market of Europe.


The Asia Pacific is the fastest growing medically prescribed apps market owing to the huge presence of patients with chronic disease. Additionally, rapidly developing healthcare technology is increasing demand for new technology in countries like India and China. Furthermore, increasing demand for quality devices in the healthcare provides the opportunity for the market players to fill the gap between demand and supply and maximize the profits.


On the other hand, in the Middle East and Africa holds the least share of the global medically prescribed apps market due to low research and development activities and poor healthcare infrastructure.


Medically Prescribed Apps Market Key Players


Some of key the players in the market are Pathfinder International (U.S.), InnovationM (India), Fueled (U.S.), Sourcebits Technologies, WillowTree, Inc (U.S.), Y Media Labs (U.S.), OpenXcell (India), ArcTouch (U.S.), Contus (India), Intellectsoft US (U.S.), Savvy apps (U.S.) 


Intended Audience



  • Healthcare IT companies

  • Contract Research Organizations (CROs)

  • Research and Development (R&D) Companies

  • Academic Medical Institutes and Universities



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2027: Significant value
  CAGR   18.8% (2017-2027)
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   By Type, Devices, Operating System, Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Pathfinder International (U.S.), InnovationM (India), Fueled (U.S.), Sourcebits Technologies, WillowTree, Inc (U.S.), Y Media Labs (U.S.), OpenXcell (India), ArcTouch (U.S.), Contus (India), Intellectsoft US (U.S.), Savvy apps (U.S.)
  Key Market Opportunities

  • Enhance the medical knowledge
  • Determine critical health parameters
  • To provide e-prescribing
  •   Key Market Drivers

  • Enhance the medical knowledge
  • Determine critical health parameters To provide e-prescribing


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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    Medically Prescribed Apps are apps that provide the patient with information on prevention of diseases, the price of various surgeries, availability of physicians nearby, medical data calculation, and others.

    Medically Prescribed Apps Market is expected to exhibit a strong 18.8% CAGR over the forecast period from 2017 to 2027.

    Growing usage of mobile phones by the patient population is the major driver for the Global Medically Prescribed Apps Market.

    The Americas hold a dominant 47% share in the Global Medically Prescribed Apps Market.

    Leading players in the Medically Prescribed Apps Market include Pathfinder, InnovationM, and Fueled, among others.

    Table of Content

    1. Report Prologue

    2. Market Introduction

    2.1 Definition

    2.2 Scope of the Study

    2.2.1 Research Objective

    2.2.2 Assumptions

    2.2.3 Limitations

    3. Research Methodology

    3.1 Introduction

    3.2 Primary Research

    3.3 Secondary research

    3.4 Market Size Estimation

    4. Market Dynamics

    4.1 Drivers

    4.2 Restrains

    4.3 Opportunities

    4.4 Challenges

    4.5 Macroeconomic Indicators

    4.6 Technology Trends & Assessment

    5. Market Factor Analysis

    5.1 Porters Five Forces Analysis

    5.1.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

    5.1.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

    5.1.3 Threat of New Entrants

    5.1.4 Threat of Substitutes

    5.1.5 Intensity of Rivalry

    5.2 Value Chain Analysis

    5.3 Investment Feasibility Analysis

    5.4 Pricing Analysis

    6. Global Medically Prescribed apps Market, by Type

    6.1 Introduction

    6.2 Wellness Management Apps

    6.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    6.3 Diseases and Treatment Management Apps

    6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    6.4 Women’s Health & Pregnancy Apps

    6.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    6.5 Diseases Specific Apps

    6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    6.6 Others

    6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    7. Global Medically Prescribed apps Market, by Devices

    7.1 Introduction

    7.2 Personal Digital Assistant

    7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    7.3 Smartphone

    7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    7.4 Tablet Computer

    7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    7.5 Others

    7.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    8. Global Medically Prescribed apps Market, by Operating System

    8.1 Introduction

    8.2 Windows

    8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    8.3 Android

    8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    8.4 iOS System

    8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    8.5 Others

    8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    9. Global Medically Prescribed apps Market, by Application

    9.1 Introduction

    9.2 Diabetes Management

    9.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    9.3 Multi-Parameter Tracker

    9.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    9.4 Cardiac Monitoring

    9.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    9.5 Others

    9.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2017-2027

    10. Global Medically Prescribed apps Market, by Region

    10.1 Introduction

    10.2 Americas

    10.2.1 North America

    10.2.1.1 U.S.

    10.2.1.2 Canada

    10.2.2 South America

    10.3 Europe

    10.3.1 Western Europe

    10.3.1.1 Germany

    10.3.1.2 France

    10.3.1.3 U.K.

    10.3.1.4 Italy

    10.3.1.5 Spain

    10.3.1.6 Rest of Western Europe

    10.3.2 Eastern Europe

    10.4 Asia Pacific

    10.4.1 Japan

    10.4.2 China

    10.4.3 India

    10.4.4 Australia

    10.4.5 Republic of Korea

    10.4.6 Rest of Asia Pacific

    10.5 The Middle East & Africa

    10.5.1 United Arab Emirates

    10.5.2 Saudi Arabia

    10.5.3 Oman

    10.5.4 Kuwait

    10.5.5 Qatar

    10.5.6 Rest of the Middle East & Africa

    11 Company Landscape

    11.1 Introduction

    11.2 Market Share Analysis

    11.3 Key Development & Strategies

    11.3.1 Key Developments

    12 Company Profiles

    12.1 Pathfinder International

    12.1.1 Company Overview

    12.1.2 Product Overview

    12.1.3 Financials

    12.1.4 SWOT Analysis

    12.2 InnovationM

    12.2.1 Company Overview

    12.2.2 Product Overview

    12.2.3 Financial Overview

    12.2.4 Key Developments

    12.2.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.3 Fueled

    12.3.1 Company Overview

    12.3.2 Product Overview

    12.3.3 Financial Overview

    12.3.4 Key Development

    12.3.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.4 Sourcebits Technologies

    12.4.1 Company Overview

    12.4.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

    12.4.3 Financial Overview

    12.4.4 Key Development

    12.4.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.5 WillowTree, Inc

    12.5.1 Company Overview

    12.5.2 Product Overview

    12.5.3 Financial overview

    12.5.4 Key Developments

    12.5.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.6 Y Media Labs

    12.6.1 Company Overview

    12.6.2 Product Overview

    12.6.3 Financial Overview

    12.6.4 Key Developments

    12.6.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.7 OpenXcell

    12.7.1 Overview

    12.7.2 Product Overview

    12.7.3 Financials

    12.7.4 Key Developments

    12.7.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.8 ArcTouch

    12.8.1 Overview

    12.8.2 Product Overview

    12.8.3 Financials

    12.8.4 Key Developments

    12.8.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.9 Contus

    12.9.1 Overview

    12.9.2 Product Overview

    12.9.3 Financials

    12.9.4 Key Developments

    12.9.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.10 Intellectsoft US

    12.10.1 Overview

    12.10.2 Product Overview

    12.10.3 Financials

    12.10.4 Key Developments

    12.10.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.11 Savvy apps

    12.11.1 Overview

    12.11.2 Product Overview

    12.11.3 Financials

    12.11.4 Key Developments

    12.11.5 SWOT Analysis

    12.12 Others

    13 MRFR Conclusion

    13.1 Key Findings

    13.1.1 From CEO’s View Point

    13.1.2 Unmet Needs of the Market

    13.2 Key Companies to Watch

    13.3 Prediction of Pharmaceutical Industry

    14 Appendix

    LIST OF TABLES

    Table 1 Medically Prescribed apps Industry Synopsis, 2017-2027

    Table 2 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Estimates and Forecast, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 3 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market by Region, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 4 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 5 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 6 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 7 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 8 North America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 9 North America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 10 North America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 11 North America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 12 US Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 13 US Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 14 US Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 15 US Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 16 Canada Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 17 Canada Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 18 Canada Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 19 Canada Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 20 South America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 21 South America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 22 South America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 23 South America Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 24 Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 25 Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 26 Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 27 Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 28 Western Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 29 Western Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 30 Western Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 31 Western Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 32 Eastern Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 33 Eastern Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 34 Eastern Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 35 Eastern Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 36 Asia Pacific Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 37 Asia Pacific Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 38 Asia Pacific Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 39 Asia Pacific Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 40 Middle East & Africa Medically Prescribed apps Market by Types, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 41 Middle East & Africa Medically Prescribed apps Market by Devices, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 42 Middle East & Africa Medically Prescribed apps Market by Operating System, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    Table 43 Middle East & Africa Medically Prescribed apps Market by Applications, 2017-2027, (USD Million)

    LIST OF FIGURES

    Figure 1 Research Process

    Figure 2 Segmentation for Global Medically Prescribed apps Market

    Figure 3 Segmentation Market Dynamics for Medically Prescribed apps Market

    Figure 4 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Type 2016

    Figure 5 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Devices 2016

    Figure 6 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Operating System 2016

    Figure 7 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Applications, 2016

    Figure 8 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Region, 2016

    Figure 9 America Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Country, 2016

    Figure 10 Europe Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Country, 2016

    Figure 11 Asia Pacific Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Country, 2016

    Figure 12 Middle East & Africa Medically Prescribed apps Market Share, by Country, 2016

    Figure 13 Global Medically Prescribed apps Market: Company Share Analysis, 2016 (%)

    Figure 14 Pathfinder International: Key Financials

    Figure 15 Pathfinder International: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 16 Pathfinder International: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 17 InnovationM: Key Financials

    Figure 18 InnovationM: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 19 InnovationM: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 20 Fueled: Key Financials

    Figure 21 Fueled: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 22 Fueled: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 23 Sourcebits Technologies: Key Financials

    Figure 24 Sourcebits Technologies: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 25 Sourcebits Technologies: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 26 WillowTree, Inc: Key Financials

    Figure 27 WillowTree, Inc: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 28 WillowTree, Inc: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 29 Y Media Labs: Key Financials

    Figure 30 Y Media Labs: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 31 Y Media Labs: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 32 OpenXcell: Key Financials

    Figure 33 OpenXcell: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 34 OpenXcell: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 35 ArcTouch: Key Financials

    Figure 36 ArcTouch: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 37 ArcTouch: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 38 Contus: Key Financials

    Figure 39 Contus: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 40 Contus: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 41 Intellectsoft US: Key Financials

    Figure 42 Intellectsoft US: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 43 Intellectsoft US: Geographical Revenue

    Figure 44 Savvy apps: Key Financials

    Figure 45 Savvy apps: Segmental Revenue

    Figure 46 Savvy apps: Geographical Revenue