Hunt: NHS must lose culture of 'targets at any cost'

Jeremy Hunt has said that the NHS should not concentrate solely on meeting targets. The Health Secretary said, "targets can be very important, targets help to bring down waiting times. But what we don't want is a culture of targets at any cost."

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Jeremy Hunt hospitals warning

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is expected to warn that too many middle-of-the-road hospitals are "hitting targets but missing the point."