Understanding the Healthcare Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Standard

Healthcare Electronic Funds Transfers (EFTs) offer healthcare providers a safe, convenient, and timely alternative to paper checks or card payments for healthcare claims payments.

An EFT is the electronic exchange or transfer of funds from one account to another. EFTs serve as an efficient means of payments for providers and their practices. Per the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the NACHA ACH CCD+ is the healthcare standard.

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