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Research and Markets: Overview of American Telemedicine Association Annual Meeting 2014 - Get Ready for Coming Telehealth Tsunami

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Overview of American Telemedicine Association Annual Meeting 2014 - Get Ready for Coming Telehealth Tsunami" report to their offering.

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) held its annual meeting and tradeshow in Baltimore this past May. The meeting is billed as the world's largest telemedicine, mHealth, and telehealth meeting and tradeshow. The event is certainly an important venue for trendspotting all that's new and notable in this important and growing industry.

The publisher was there taking note of trends and vendor developments, and conducted their annual telehealth stakeholder survey and market trends report, Pulse of Telehealth, which is due out in Q3 2014.

The following presents a summary of conference highlights, recent news and announcements related to telehealth, and our perspectives on market direction.

Key Topics Covered:

  • A Market Ready to Explode - Moment um for telemedicine/telehealth is building strongly, e nab led by new guidelines from leading industry stakeholders, a wide-spread willingness to break down regulatory and reimbursement roadblocks, and technological advancements that provide for rich, connected platforms with high levels of visual and audio acuity.
  • Vendors Rush In - As market opportunities expand, expect rising numbers of vendors of telehealth technology and services, particularly growing numbers of disease-specific vendors seeking to capitalize on specialist shortages in critical areas like mental health and neurology.
  • Payers and IDNs Take a Keen Interest - Health plans and integrated delivery networks see telehealth as one of the greatest enablers of improved access and cost-efficiency, and will aggressively expand their stake in the market, including acquiring telehealth vendors.

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