Politics 29 November 2012 Quote of the Day Jeremy Hunt on "contempt" for NHS patients. Sign up for our weekly email * 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 from just £1 per issue More Related articles One good thing about Brexit: the end of “honest conversations” about immigration Will Self: I was no fan of New Labour – but Brexit requires original thinking Corbyn can't provide If the government can back down on self-employed taxes, why not disability benefit cuts?