The global nurse call systems market was valued at USD 1,488.1 million in 2018. Rise in geriatric patient pool, increase in incidences of neurological disorders coupled with rapid technological advancements in nurse call systems are the key factors driving the global nurse call systems market.
Nurse call systems are effective tools in patient monitoring and enable transfer of information between patients and caregivers and nursing staff in the healthcare facilities. These systems are used for wanderer control, emergency medical alarms, fall detection and prevention in elderly patients along with workflow optimization. These systems are incorporated with advanced features and technologies, IP based systems, mobile integrated devices that are crucial in patient monitoring, patient safety and enable to achieve workflow optimization.
The Nurse Call Systems market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.96 % to reach USD 4.2 billion in 2030.
The global nurse call systems market is categorized based on type, technology, application and end-users. On the basis of technology, wired nurse call systems segment held the largest share of the market in 2018. Wireless nurse call systems segment is anticipated to witness lucrative growth during the forecast timeframe. Based on application, alarms & communication segment grabbed majority of the share of the global nurse call systems market. Geographically, North America was the largest market in 2018, however, Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing region by 2025.
Key players serving the global nurse call systems market include Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc., Rauland-Borg Corporation (AMETEK, Inc.), Ascom Holding AG, Azure Healthcare Limited, Honeywell International, Inc., Siemens AG, Jeron Electronic Systems Inc., TekTone Sound and Signal Mfg., Inc., Austco Communication Systems Pty Ltd., Schrack Seconet AG among others.
Key Segment Of The Nurse Call Systems Market
Technology, 2022-2030 (USD Million)
• Wired Communication Equipment
• Wireless Communication Equipment
Type, 2022-2030 (USD Million)
• Integrated Communication Systems
• Mobile Systems
Application, 2022-2030 (USD Million)
• Alarms & Communications
• Workflow Optimization
• Wanderer Control
• Fall Detection & Prevention
End-use, 2022-2030 (USD Million)
• Long Term Care Facilities
Regional Overview, 2022-2030 (USD Million)
• Rest of Europe
• Rest of Asia Pacific
• Rest of South America
Middle East and South Africa
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :
Nurse call systems are useful tools for patient safety in many healthcare facilities including hospitals, clinics, critical care settings, nursing homes and assisted living centers. Growing number of assisted living centers across the developed regions is expected to drive the demand for nurse call systems during the forecast period. According to Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), there are approximately 28,900 residential care communities in the U.S. Moreover, there are total of 1 million licensed beds in the country with average of 33 licensed beds in the assisted living facilities. These facilities will drive the demand for nurse call systems for enabling patient communication and monitoring, ensuring patient safety residing in these facilities.
Emergence of advanced communication technologies and increase in investments in digital health is anticipated to provide immense growth opportunities in the future. For instance, key industry players are developing wireless nurse call systems and integrated communication nurse call systems for effective patient monitoring enabling patient safety, reducing costs, and improving quality of care.
The global nurse call systems market has been segmented based on type, technology, application and end-users. On the basis of application, the global nurse call systems are segmented into wanderer control, fall detection and prevention, alarms and communication, and workflow optimization. Alarms and communications held the largest share of the global nurse call systems market in 2018.
Based on technology, the market is categorized into wired and wireless nurse call systems. Wired nurse call systems held substantial share of the global market in 2018. However, wireless nurse call systems are anticipated to grow at a rapid pace over the next few years due to ease of use, reduced cost of installation, enhanced patient safety and higher level of integration.
On the basis of end-users, the global nurse call systems market is categorized into hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) and clinics. Hospitals held the majority of the market share in 2018 owing to increased adoption of nurse call systems in hospitals owing to high rate of hospitalizations due to chronic ailments. These systems are used for patient monitoring, emergency situations, and workflow management.
The global nurse call systems market is cumulative to North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa. North America dominated the global nurse call systems market in 2018, however Asia Pacific is expected to grow at a highest pace through 2025.
Presence of huge geriatric population, increase in prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S. and Canada are expected to drive the nurse call systems market in the region. Furthermore, high adoption and penetration of nurse call systems in healthcare facilities such as hospitals and long-term care facilities, launch of novel, technologically advanced nurse call systems by key industry players and presence of well-established healthcare infrastructure are other major factors likely to boost the growth of the market in North America.
However, Asia Pacific is expected to grow at a rapid pace over the next few years. Increasing adoption of digital technologies, rise in healthcare expenditure, and growing elderly patient pool in India, China and Japan are major factors anticipated to drive the growth of the region.