Global Trend Shows Telemedicine Market to Hit USD 78.82 Billion During 2018-2022
Telemedicine refers to the provision of healthcare services from a significant distance from the patient's location. It is the use of information technology, including hardware, software, telecom, and IT services to render healthcare services from a distance or a remote location. It comprises clinical health services that include: teleconsultation, tele monitoring, tele-education, telecare, and tele-surgery. Telemedicine contributes significantly to the IT spending by the healthcare industry.