Dramatic Change and Future Prospects of Online Medical Care Market
Healthcare Industry, Medical Industry, Nursing Industry
Purpose of Research: Online medical care has not been popular due to the constraints such as strict requirements and points for medical remuneration. However, the COVID-19 pandemic increased the risk of nosocomial infection, and online medical care has been gaining attention. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare approved online medical care upon the first examination in principle as temporary and exceptional measures, in an administrative announcement about COVID-19 on April 10 (abbreviated to 0410 administrative announcement in this report), together with special measures for medical remuneration. Further, since this April, the number of newly entered companies to the online medical care system market has been increasing, and there are also some companies planning to enter the market in future.
From this kind of circumstance, the report “Dramatic Change and Future Prospects of Online Medical Care Market” is published. This report contains the research results, analysis results and future prospects regarding changes in the market from pre- to post-COVID-19 world.
In addition, although the regulation is relaxed and telephone communications are allowed in the 0410 administrative announcement, conventional medical care using video call is covered as online medical care in this report.
Research Methodology: In-person and online interview with companies playing in the market, companies that newly entered the market, and companies planning to enter the market; bibliographic survey
Research Period: June – August 2020
Key Points of the Report:
Analysis on dramatic change in the market situation impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic
Interview with companies playing in the market, companies that newly entered the market, and companies planning to enter the market (Interview results of 12 companies are covered in the report)
Summary of the Research Results
- Market Overview
- Change in Market due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Companies playing in the market, Companies that newly entered the market, and Companies planning to enter the market
- Market Size and Future Prospects