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The Health Secretary says the move would save money and improve patient safety at the same time
Tthe Government has been looking for ways to make savings of £22bn in the NHS
The Government has already set out controversial proposals for seven-day working by hospital consultants, raising the prospect of a national strike by junior doctors
Exclusive: Chief inspector of hospitals says crisis of leadership is the main factor behind poor care
This new NHS measure puts lives at risk merely to incentivise doctors to land personal windfalls
Apparently me and my colleagues are lazy, greedy, and now paid for our negligence. As a GP allow me to set the record straight
'Incentive' system designed to produce savings on expensive scans and potentially surgical procedures
An open letter from a junior doctor to the health secretary
He talked about austerity, housing, the NHS and human rights in Saudi Arabia - but there was no mention of the deficit
Research claims 'no evidence currently that increasing dietary calcium intake prevents fractures'
David Flory received £410,000 alongside his £235,000 salary after stepping down as chief executive of the TDA
Young medics took to Westminster last night calling for a halt to controversial contract changes.
Scabies is spreading like wildfire
Experts say apps do not adequately protect personal information
Chief executive of NHS England says shake-up would end 'the era of go-it-alone hospitals'
Exclusive: More than 1,600 doctors have requested to work overseas in just three days last week – 20 times more than the old average