A proportion of funding is withheld and paid on condition that targets are met. It is pure semantics to argue that the CQUINs which will restore the shortfall withheld, and more besides, are anything other than exactly what they are - incentives.
Putting those targets in place is playing with lives.
This is Lynn News -
Sunday 27 January 2013
KING’S LYNN: Hospital chiefs reject pathway cash ‘bonus’ claim
Published on Saturday 26 January 2013 09:30