Jeremy Hunt MP: Protected pay. Reduced maximum hours. It’s time to put the record straight on our offer to junior doctorsThere are few jobs tougher in Britain today than working in NHS hospitals. The pressure is intense, with demand constantly rising as our population ages, consumer expectations higher than ever before, and decision-making often literally a matter of life and death. Junior doctors are the backbone of the NHS, and form the frontline in dealing with those pressures.