Under the payment-by-results system, the Department has incentives in place which in theory are supposed to prevent providers concentrating on the easiest cases and ignoring those who are hardest to help.
But these incentives are not working and there is increasing evidence of 'creaming and parking'.
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Mixed fortunes across the UK tomorrow. Still breezy across the north.
The Labour leader said socialist politics would not be put "back in a box" as he appeared on stage at the festival.
MPs and Lords have been left unable to access their emails remotely as a result of the attack.