Only 20% of chronic condition patients are concerned about their health

by Parks Associates | Aug. 11, 2016

New Parks Associates research shows that only 20% of consumers who have at least one chronic condition are concerned about their health. Even among people with three or more chronic conditions, only 56% are concerned. The international research firm will address chronic care management efforts at the third-annual Connected Health Summit: Engaging Consumers, August 30 – September 1 in San Diego. The event spotlights health technologies as part of the Internet of Things (IoT) phenomenon and the transformational impact of these connected solutions on the U.S. healthcare system.

Parks Associates would like to thank the following sponsors for their support in organizing this year’s event: is a leading technology provider of connected home services, powering millions of residential and commercial installations. Through its connected home platform, millions of people use to help protect and manage the things that matter most – their homes, families, and small businesses. connects a wide range of supported devices across the internet of things to provide an integrated connected home experience through an intelligent cloud-based services platform and easy to use mobile app. solutions are sold exclusively through a network of licensed and authorized Dealer Partners.

Honeywell is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials. Honeywell Automation and Control System’s portfolio of offerings include security, fire safety and automation systems for residential and commercial applications such as intrusion, video surveillance and access control systems, fire alarm, life safety, energy management, clean air and emergency communication systems.

Since 2008 MEDL Mobile has worked with cutting edge leaders looking to push mobile technology forward. The company successfully partners with marketing and IT directors, entrepreneurs, athletes, musicians and film studios to deliver great technology. This process helps to turn “back-of-napkin” concepts into App Store favorites and drive business by creating insight-driven mobile experiences.

The MEDL Mobile engineering team is under one roof in sunny Southern California, with a process that enables a seamless transition from ideation through architecture, UI/UX, physical product design, app development and engineering.

MultiTech designs, develops and manufactures communications equipment for the industrial internet of things – connecting physical assets to business processes to deliver enhanced value. With a commitment to quality and service excellence, you can count on MultiTech products and people to address your needs, while the company’s history of innovation ensures you can stay ahead of the latest technology with a partner who will be there for the life of your solution.

For more information on how to get involved in Connected Health Summit: Engaging Consumers, contact or call 972-490-1113. To register, click here.

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