Settlement Advocate

A healthcare payment settlement solution for payers that want to simplify the payment process, reduce print payment-related costs, and drive electronic payment adoption.


SimplifyProvider Payment Settlements

  • Reduce administrative costs with consolidated payments and reconciliation across all payment types and funding sources in one system.
  • Payment delivery across a large provider network according to the provider’s preferred payment method.
  • Simplify 1099 processes for all payment types and reporting to reduce manual work.
  • Encourage provider adoption of electronic payments with a system that remembers their payment preferences.
  • Simplify service with a single system for your entire payment and settlement process.
  • Expand your reach with access to a broad network of providers accepting electronic payments.

Streamline Provider Payments

  • Simplify the payment settlement process

    • A single payment instruction file enables payment fulfillment activities for your providers.
    • Reduce stress over downstream processes, including consolidated ACH drawdown, consolidated payment and remittance data, and 1099 processes.
    • Allow the system to handle routing of payments through one of the largest, healthcare focused provider network according to preferred payment methods.
  • Reduce printed payment-related costs

    • Decrease the print and mail costs associated with paper checks by offering the broadest array of electronic payment solutions to your providers.
    • Take advantage of the savings offered by our Healthpayers USA Postage Cooperative for providers that do not switch to electronic payments.
    • Manage consolidated payments and reconciliation across all payment types and funding sources in one system.
  • Drive electronic payment utilization

    • Offer the type of payment method your providers prefer, including ACH, closed network ACH (direct payment), and card payments, with our broad array of electronic payment types.
    • Improve provider satisfaction with all provider payment preferences maintained centrally in the system and the flexibility of choice.
    • Access an ever-growing network of providers accepting electronic payments.

Providing Measurable Value

13 M+

electronic payments processed in 2014 representing $10B+ in value

600 k+

providers accessible on network

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1.6 B

check images processed in 2014 representing $100B+ in value

Our outcomes

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    Settlement Advocate

    Simplify Provider Payments Learn how Change Healthcare can make it easier to eliminate traditional barriers to provider adoption of electronic payments.


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