Jeremy Hunt has done something very foolish, as a politician. He has had the temerity to suggest that something needs to change in the NHS. The National Health Service has become so sacrosanct that to criticise it is to commit heresy, even treason. This crime knows no limits. For example, the blame of the Mid Staffs scandal was laid at the feet of the Labour Government. While the Government is ultimately responsible, the fact that the NHS did not put their hands up was a sign that the organisation seems to think it is beyond questioning.
To make things worse, Jeremy Hunt did not call doctors lazy. This is what the #ImInWorkJeremy hashtag accuses him of. He didn't. Allow me to share what he did say: