WA considers bill allowing surprise hospital inspections; Donors pledge $635M for polio eradication;

> Washington state legislators are considering a bill that would allow surprise hospital inspections. Article

> A group of prominent donors, lead by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, have collectively pledged $635 million to renew an international campaign to eradicate polio. FierceVaccines

> The American Medical Group Association has come out with a list of principles for health reform, including a call for universal access, incentives for care coordination and quality incentives. Article

> A physician offers his suggestions for easing growing dissatisfaction in medical ranks, including assistance for physician management training, electronic medical record subsidies and student loan forgiveness. Hospital Impact

And Finally... This lizard still has what it takes, even at 111. Article