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When healthcare EFT is used with electronic remittance advice (ERA), the healthcare EFT standard can help streamline processes and create cost savings. Find the resources to support the adoption of the EFT Standard and ERA.

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Nacha to NCVHS: Soothe ‘Pain Points’ in Healthcare EFT

December 12, 2018
The healthcare industry has been quickly moving to electronic claim payments in recent years, but there are still significant “pain points” that need to be addressed, a senior Nacha official told a federal advisory panel. Since the Nacha “CCD+Addenda” was designated as the healthcare EFT standard in January 2012 its adoption has been “robust,” said Michael Herd, Nacha senior vice president, ACH Network Administration. “Measured by the number of payments, its use has more than doubled since 2014,” the first full year of use after the effective date, Herd said in written comments to the Nation
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Nacha to NCVHS: Soothe ‘Pain Points’ in Healthcare EFT

December 12, 2018
The healthcare industry has been quickly moving to electronic claim payments in recent years, but there are still significant “pain points” that need to be addressed, a senior Nacha official told a federal advisory panel. Since the Nacha “CCD+Addenda” was designated as the healthcare EFT standard in January 2012 its adoption has been “robust,” said Michael Herd, Nacha senior vice president, ACH Network Administration. “Measured by the number of payments, its use has more than doubled since 2014,” the first full year of use after the effective date, Herd said in written comments to the Nation
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ACH Volume Grows to More Than 25 Billion Payments and $43 Trillion in Value in 2016

April 12, 2017
Nacha Announces 2016 Largest Originators & Receivers of ACH Payments HERNDON, Va., April 13, 2017 – Following four consecutive quarters of more than 5 billion electronic payments in each quarter – a first for the ACH Network - overall volume in 2016 amounted to 25.6 billion transactions[1], according to new statistics released today by Nacha — The Electronic Payments Association®. This represents an increase of 5.3 percent over 2015 volume, and is the third consecutive year in which volume grew by a billion transactions or more over the previous year.
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Healthcare Primer - Revised 2016

May 5, 2016
The ACH Primer for Healthcare is designed to educate healthcare providers, including health plans, their trading partners, and the healthcare industry in general, on the benefits, cost-savings and efficiencies of utilizing the ACH Network for processing EFT.
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More Than Eight Million Healthcare EFTs via ACH in January

February 19, 2014
More than eight million healthcare electronic funds transfers (EFTs) via ACH were made in January 2014, the first month in which health plans were required to be compliant with the newly adopted healthcare EFT standard transaction.
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Nacha Membership Approves Rule Supporting Fully Electronic Health Care Claims Payments via ACH

November 27, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nacha 703-561-3925 media@nacha.org  Nacha Membership Approves Rule Supporting Fully Electronic Health Care Claims Payments via ACH Health Care Payments via ACH Will Help Health Plans and Health Care Providers Utilize Health Care EFT Standard and Operating Rules by January 2014 Compliance Date HERNDON, Va., November 27, 2012 – Nacha – The Electronic Payments Association has adopted a new health care payments rule as part of the Nacha Operating Rules.  The rule supports health plans’ and health care providers’ use of the ACH Network for electronic health care c
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