Updated on 30 May 2014
In 2013, the total healthcare spending in APAC was estimated at about $1.34 trillion. Reports added that this was expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10.5 percent over the next five years to reach $2.21 trillion in 2018.
By 2015, APAC's healthcare industry would represent 34.6 percent of the global healthcare market. In fact, analysts have said that this region will witness more than 150 percent growth in healthcare expenditure, which would become $2.93 trillion in 2020.
At the heart of this growth story lies the digital health symphony, which is an intersection of technology, health and wellness.