Emma Maier has been named deputy editor of HSJ.

Emma was previously the editor of HSJ’s sister title Local Government Chronicle. Her career has included roles on Community Care and Third Sector magazines. During her time on LGC, Emma pioneered the development of joint reporting of health and social care integration with HSJ.

Emma can be followed on twitter at @EmmaMaier

Emma’s move is a number of changes among the senior team at HSJ. Dave West becomes senior bureau chief responsible for HSJ’s coverage of commissioning and care quality issues. David Williams and Sarah Calkin are promoted to senior correspondents within the commissioning and quality bureau.

Crispin Dowler becomes bureau chief responsible for the coverage of healthcare providers and finance issues. James Illman becomes a correspondent within this bureau.

Full details of the HSJ editorial team and their responsibilities can be found on the Contact Us page.