A consultant was paid more than £3,200 to cover a single shift during the winter crisis that hit A&E.

Four hospitals paid more than £2,000 for A&E consultants to work a shift and three hospitals hired nurses on more than £1,700 for single shifts.

Reported by the Daily Mirror. You can read the full story here. 

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