His announcement today comes after the highly critical report into Mid Staffs Hospital, released last week.
Mr Hunt claims that red tape gets in the way of providing care to patients, at the Reform conference today he will detail some cases, where administrative tasks obstruct medics from their primary job of care giving.
According to the Royal College of Nursing, nurses spend more than a million hours every week on paperwork.
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