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Table 1 Summary of the themes and sub-themes

From: Emerging health technology firms’ strategies and their impact on economic and healthcare system actors: a qualitative study

Themes Related sub-themes
A. Institutionalization of practices A1. A new set of rules
A2. An increasing number of actors
B. Isomorphism B1. Power of key influencers
B2. The need of quality data
B3. Different acquisition processes
C. Organizational field C1. Low fragmentation of system and challenging market cycles
C2. Changing perceptions
D. Decoupling of health system and actors’ goals D1. A misalignment of goals
D2. A complex bureaucratic hierarchy