U.K: Socialized health care patients experience 'contempt and cruelty'

Stephen Adams, Medical CorrespondentThe Telegraph

Patients experience “coldness, resentment, indifference" and "even contempt” in some hospitals, the Health Secretary has claimed in a hard-hitting speech about NHS care.

In the worse cases staff have overseen “a kind of normalisation of cruelty”, Jeremy Hunt told an audience of health professionals at The King’s Fund, a London-based think-tank.

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