Here are some links to useful health policy, economics and other readings in the press and on other places around the Net...

 MedPAC renews push to end SGR [ ]

Projected doc shortage is real [ ]

Downturn Still Squeezes Colleges and Universities []

Medicaid Expansion Opt-Outs and Uncompensated Care [ ]

State HI Exchange Marketplaces [ ]

A Cancer Cycle, From Here to China [ ]

A surprising map of the best and worst countries to be born into today [ ]

The tarring of Chuck Hagel  [ ]

Who loves and hates America: A revealing map of global opinion toward the U.S. [ ]