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NHS spend £1.4bn on axing staff

NHS managers have squandered £1.4 billion on axing staff as part of the Prime Minister's shake-up of the health service, Labour have claimed.

Latest Department of Health figures show pay-offs were given to 330 managers topping £200,000.

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NHS managers spend £1.4bn on 'axing staff'

NHS managers have squandered £1.4 billion on axing staff as part of the Prime Minister's shake-up of the health service, Labour have claimed.

Latest Department of Health figures show pay-offs were given to 330 managers topping £200,000.

Prime Minister David Cameron talks to nursing staff during a visit to Birmingham Children's Hospital. Credit: David Jones/PA wire

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