The Staggers 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. From only £1 per week Subscribe More Related articles The Fire Brigades Union reaffiliates to Labour - what does it mean? John Gray on the future of the state on the NS Podcast Could Labour lose the Oldham by-election?