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Global $71.43 Billion Telepharmacy Market to 2027 -

February 25, 2021 GMT

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 25, 2021--

The “Telepharmacy Market Share, Size, Trends, Industry Analysis Report, By End Use; By Services; By Regions; Segment Forecast, 2020-2027” report has been added to’s offering.

The global telepharmacy market size is expected to reach USD 71.43 billion by 2027


Telepharmacy refers to the process of delivering the pharmaceutical care through telecommunications to the patients across various locations where getting consultation from any healthcare professional is next to impossible. Telepharmacy is a subset of telemedicine which is a wider term used by the healthcare experts.

Certain services involved in telepharmacy includes patient counselling, drug therapy monitoring, refill authorization and prior authorization needed for the prescription drugs. Other telepharmacy services comprises of monitoring the formulary compliance through the deployment of videoconferencing or teleconferencing.

Telepharmacy may also involve remote delivery of medicines through automated labelling and packaging systems. In addition, the delivery of telepharmacy services may even be performed through the assistance of healthcare facilities such as nursing homes, hospitals or other healthcare institutions. Telepharmacy may also deploy videoconferencing technique across the pharmacy in order to provide management, training and education services to pharmacy staff and pharmacists remotely.

The prominent factors favoring the global market growth include advancement in technology, substantial investments in telepharmacy and rise in the prevalence of diseases. Telepharmacy offers medical care at minimal costs to the rural and other backward regions worldwide. For instance, the advancements in telehealth technology that includes faxes, videoconferencing, electronic healthcare information gathering techniques including, electronic health record (EHR).

These key technologies allow the pharmacists to proactively contribute novel and unique ways to enhance the usage of medicines in healthcare settings that include, hospitals, community pharmacy locations, nursing home as well as various other healthcare facilities. Moreover, the rising internet penetration worldwide has resulted in increasing preference for online healthcare services. Furthermore, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic worldwide has driven the demand for maintaining social distancing amid lockdown which has in turn fueled the demand for online healthcare services that’s also anticipated to contribute to market growth.


There’s significant variation in the implementation practices for telepharmacy depending on the region for implementation and its jurisdiction. Some key factors that include, economics, regulations and laws coupled with geography highly influence the implementation of telepharmacy.

United States, Australia, Canada, Venezuela, Spain, Japan, Italy, Guam, Germany, England, Cuba, Belgium, and Bahrain are some of the nations that have deployed remote and automatic medical supply dispensing machines. Also, patients are being provided with medicines at the pharmacy outlets through the use of videoconferencing and that too without any requirement of a full-time pharmacist.

Market participants such as Medication Review, Inc., North West TelePharmacy Solutions, McKesson Ventures, Pipeline Health Holdings, Mitsui & Co., Inc., MedTel Services, TelePharm, LLC, One Touch Telehealth, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, Inc., AMN Healthcare, and Telepharmacy Solutions, Inc. are some of the key players operating in the global market.

Players in the market are focusing on strategic partnership with other key companies to strengthen their market position across the globe.

For instance, in June 2019, Pipeline Health Holdings which is a telepharmacy company has entered into a partnership agreement with YouScript Incorporated in order to provide highly-personalized prescribing software tools across its advanced platform referred to as PowerGridRx.

This strategic partnership agreement is anticipated to enhance patient results through providing safe and optimal medical aid to each patient. PowerGridRx platform comprising of personalized prescribing software tools is combined with EHRs can simply offer key services to healthcare institutions such as hospitals, clinics, ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) and other key healthcare facilities.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary

3. Research Methodology

4. Telepharmacy Market Insights

5. Telepharmacy Market Assessment by Services

6. Global Telepharmacy Market, by End Use

7. Telepharmacy Market Assessment by Geography

8. Competitive Landscape

9. Company Profiles

  • Medication Review Inc.
  • North West TelePharmacy Solutions
  • McKesson Ventures
  • Pipeline Health Holdings
  • Mitsui & Co. Inc.
  • MedTel Services
  • TelePharm LLC
  • One Touch Telehealth
  • Comprehensive Pharmacy Services Inc.
  • AMN Healthcare
  • Telepharmacy Solutions Inc

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