July 17, 2019, 4:52 p.m.
North America is the Largest Market Share for Online Doctor Consultation
Consistent growth in broadband and wireless connectivity with a massive number of smartphone users and digitally centered generation is the major drivers that help the patients to connect with doctors for virtual consultation. Delivering on-demand non-emergency medical treatments to patients is expected to bring in better opportunities for online doctor consultation market resulting to digital transformation in healthcare industry.
However, regulatory issues, privacy risks, and security threats are expected to be restraining factors affecting the online doctor consultation market. The focus of the industry to secure health information systems and prohibit unauthorized people from ac