News bites: Medicare premiums could wipe out Social Security bump

Rising Medicare premiums could wipe out another cost-of-living adjustment for Social Security benefits, The Associated Press reports.

The Wall Street Journal looks at the future of accountable-care organizations.

Former insurance company executive Wendell Potter writes in the Huffington Post about waivers the Obama administration have given to “mini-med” plans.

Cash-strapped states are eyeing Medicaid cuts, CNNMoney writes.

Kentucky is considering restrictions on Medicaid payments for certain cancer drugs, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports.