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Personal emergency response system (PERS) based on mobile devices can be used while travelling. Mobile devices are available in different wearable variants such as watches and pendants. These devices are laced with features such as fall detection and medication reminders. Landline PERS devices use LAN technology and operate within 300 ft. to 1,500 ft. These devices are mainly by home-based users and assisted living facilities.

Statistics:

The global personal emergency response systems market is estimated to account for US$ 8,410.1 Mn in terms of value by the end of 2027.

Global Personal Emergency Response Systems Market: Drivers

Increasing incidents of falls among the elderly is expected to boost growth of the global personal emergency response systems market over the forecast period. For instance, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in four people in the U.S. aged 65 years or above falls each year and the financial toll for older adult falls is expected to reach US$ 67.7 billion by 2020.

Global Personal Emergency Response Systems Market: Opportunities

Increasing prevalence of neurodegenerative disorders is expected to offer lucrative growth opportunities for players in the market. For instance, according to Alzheimer’s Research UK, the number of people with dementia globally is estimated to be 50 million and is expected to nearly triple by 2050.

Global Personal Emergency Response Systems Market: Restraints

False positives detection is expected to hinder growth of the market. Fall detectors often provide inaccurate results and fail to detect sliding falls.

Key Takeaways:

The Landline Devices segment in the global personal emergency response systems market was valued at US$ 2,453.6 Mn in 2019 and is expected to reach US$ 4,413.2 Mn by 2027 at a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period. Increasing geriatric population is expected to propel the growth of the segment during the forecast period.

The home based users segment held dominant position in the global personal emergency response systems market in 2019, accounting for 25.5% share in terms of value, followed by home based users. Increasing incidents of falls among the elderly is expected to boost growth of the segment.

Market Trends

Favorable government-funded health insurance programs are also aiding in growth of the market. For instance, Medicaid is a U.S.-government funded insurance program that provides reimbursement for PERS devices to low-income groups in the country.

Decreasing healthcare expenditure in Latin America is expected to hinder growth of the market. For instance, according to World Bank, health expenditure per capita in Brazil declined from US$ 1,288 in 2011 to US$ 1,015 in 2016.

Global Personal Emergency Response Systems Market: Competitive Landscape

Major players operating in the global personal emergency response systems market include, Koninklijke Philips N.V., LifeWatch Services, Inc., Tunstall Healthcare, ADT LLC, Medical Guardian LLC, MobileHelp, and Bay Alarm Company.

Global Personal Emergency Response Systems Market: Key Developments 

September 2019: MobileHelp, a leader in mobile PERS, changed the name of its healthcare division to Clear Arch Health

October 2018: Tunstall Healthcare acquired Kanayo Software Inc. and EWII Telecare to expand its Connected Health solutions portfolio

Segmentation

Scope of the report

  • Personal Emergency Response Systems Market, By Product:
    • Landline Devices
    • Mobile Devices
    • Standalone Devices
    • Mobile Apps
  • Personal Emergency Response Systems Market, By End User:
    • Home Based Users
    • Assisted Living Facilities
    • Hospitals
  • Personal Emergency Response Systems Market, By Region:
    • North America
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • U.S.
        • Canada
    • Latin America
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • Brazil
        • Mexico
        • Argentina
        • Rest of Latin America
    • Europe
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • Germany
        • U.K.
        • France
        • Italy
        • Spain
        • Russia
        • Rest of Europe
    • Asia Pacific
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • China
        • India
        • Japan
        • Australia
        • South Korea
        • ASEAN
        • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • Middle East
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • GCC
        • Israel
        • Rest of Middle East
    • Africa
      • By Product:
        • Landline Devices
        • Mobile Devices
        • Standalone Devices
        • Mobile Apps
      • By End User
        • Home Based Users
        • Assisted Living Facilities
        • Hospitals
      • By Country:
        • South Africa
        • Central Africa
        • North Africa
  • Company Profiles
    • Koninklijke Philips N.V. *
      • Company Overview
      • Product Portfolio
      • Key Highlights
      • Financial Overview
      • Strategies
    • LifeWatch Services, Inc.
    • Tunstall Healthcare
    • ADT LLC
    • Medical Guardian LLC
    • MobileHelp
    • Bay Alarm Company
  •  “*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section.
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