“NHS chiefs pocket £166 MILLION in bonuses – while nurses suffer 1% pay cut”

“Nurses, midwives and other carers battered by David Cameron’s assault on NHS wages are night furious at revelations their bosses’ pay packets have risen by 36%.

Senior managers pocketed £166million in bonuses and other extras last year – as the Tory-led Coalition slashes £20billion in costs from the beleaguered service.

That is up 36% from £122million the year before.

The rise, on top of their annual salaries, could have paid for an extra 4,000 nurses, who have suffered a 1% cut. …”

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/nhs-bonuses-chiefs-pocket-116-3553527