The Commons public accounts committee has slammed the lack of financial management expertise in the NHS.

Its report says in-year information prevents the Department of Health from effectively managing national finances, and that the financial recovery plans of some trusts with large deficits have been based on unrealistic assumptions or short-term measures.

Read the report here

The Commons public accounts committee has slammed the lack of financial management expertise in the NHS.

Its report says in-year information prevents the Department of Health from effectively managing national finances, and that the financial recovery plans of some trusts with large deficits have been based on unrealistic assumptions or short-term measures.

Read the report here