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The government is 'deeply concerned about the possibility of unfairness in the distinction awards scheme' for consultants, and is 'considering what further action might be taken', said health minister Alan Milburn in response to High Peak Labour MP Tom Levitt, who asked if merit awards would be investigated.

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