The global medical industry experienced a 28% drop in company filings mentions of smart hospitals in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Medtronic with 4% year-on-year increase, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 337 medical company filings. GlobalData’s Smart Hospitals – Thematic Intelligence report provides insights on smart hospitals, identifies the leading private and public players in the smart hospitals theme and the key trends in the market. Buy the report here.

Notably, smart hospitals was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q2 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of medical device quality control and remote patient monitoring, according to GlobalData.

Of the top leading companies in the medical industry, Medtronic had the greatest increase in references for smart hospitals in Q2 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 29 smart hospitals-related sentences in the company's filings - 5% of all sentences - and an increase of 4% in Q2 2023 compared with Q2 2022. ResMed’s mentions of smart hospitals rose by 157% to 18 and Zimmer Biomet’s by 35% to 15 and Abbott Laboratories’s by 40% to 14 and Illumina’s by 38% to 13.

GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for smart hospitals in Q2 2023 was 101.

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This content was updated on 5 August 2023

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