Plans for foundation trusts could spark pay spiralBMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7385.356 (Published 15 February 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:356
- Wendy Moore
A prominent NHS chairman who heads a large London trust has warned MPs that government plans to set up foundation trusts could destabilise the capital's health service and lead to the poaching of staff from trusts that pay less.
Peter Dixon, chairman of University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, told members of the Commons health select committee last week that the trust had agreed to apply for foundation status despite …
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