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Hospital bosses urge NHS England to drop ‘unfair’ fines as Covid admissions rise

Exclusive: targets on returning patient care to pre-pandemic levels ‘impossible’ to meet, say trusts

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Hospitals in England will be fined for failing to meet “impossible” targets on patient care within weeks, in a scheme criticised by NHS trust bosses as “mad, wrong and unfair”.

NHS England is facing calls to urgently rethink plans to impose financial penalties on trusts that fail to return non-emergency operations to near-normal levels by the end of this month.

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