groupJennie Shepheard

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The theme for this issue is Managing staff; Change management; Clinical coder in-house training; Professional development! There are some very big topics in this theme and while our contributions in this issue deal with some aspects of these, they don’t cover the full spectrum of health information management endeavour. Our guest editors Claire Pierce and Kate Horkings discuss management of clinical coding teams (Pierce and Horkings, 2016), while Lyn Williams (Williams, 2016), and Susan Claesson and Anne Elsworthy (Claesson and Elsworthy, 2016) cover changes to clinical coder training. However,contributions from hospital-based Clinical Coders (CCs) seem to be difficult to attract.

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