Politics 29 November 2012 Quote of the Day Jeremy Hunt on "contempt" for NHS patients. Print HTML In places that should be devoted to patients, where compassion should be uppermost, we find its very opposite: a coldness, resentment, indifference, even contempt. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks out about poor care in the NHS. But is he trying to distract us from something else? › How knowledge makes you stupid Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks at last month's Conservative conference in Birmingham. Photograph: Getty Images. Subscribe More Related articles Owen Smith calls Jeremy Corbyn "a lunatic" Jeremy Corbyn's Virgin video is a Jennifer's Ear for modern times After his latest reshuffle, who’s who on Donald Trump’s campaign team?