The Healthcare market is shaped by Life Sciences companies, Medical devices manufacturers, Healthcare service providers and Payers. Many internal and external drivers impact industry: population habits & pathologies, government policies, regulation, technological innovations…
Traditional players are facing major ongoing disruptions, enabled by technological revolutions in two major areas: Pharma & Biotech R&D enablers, and Healthcare devices & service enablers.
For instance, High-Throughput Screening (HTS) robotics bring speed and scale to testing, thus accelerating the identification of targets and hits and discovery of new biotech drugs, thanks to robotics, data processing, and sensitive detectors.
In the field of Healthcare service enablers, smart payers are disrupting healthcare insurance offers. As governments and insurers are rethinking their cost-control strategy, they are shifting from reimbursing by treatment to outcome reimbursement, are focusing on prevention.