Rip-off allegations fly as British surgeon paid $15,000 to cover for striking colleague 

Hospital bosses claim they have no choice but to pay 'over the odds' to protect patients.
UK doctors on strike earlier this year.

It didn’t take long for the ‘greedy doctor’ accusations to begin surfacing in response to the first mass walkout by doctors working in England’s NHS.

Both junior and consultant doctors have begun a three-day strike as part of a long-running fight with the government over pay.