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Hospitals face fines over poor weekend care

Hospitals face multi-million pound fines for poor weekend care in a £2 billion plan by NHS England's medical director Professor Sir Bruce Keogh.

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Keogh: NHS weekend care plans 'pay for themselves'

The head of the NHS in England has told ITV News that his plans to improve the quality of Hospital care at weekends should pay for themselves. Sir Bruce Keogh has threatened multi-million pound fines for hospitals that fail to meet the same standards seven days a week.

But doubts are being raised about whether it can really be done without a major investment.ITV News Political Correspondent Claire Stewart reports:

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