PayGround adds payment API to its platform for simplified payment processing

With the introduction of PayGround’s Payment API, healthcare organizations can focus on their core business and leave payment processing to PayGround

GILBERT, Ariz., July 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PayGrounda healthcare payment processing platform, launched PayGround’s Payment API, which allows healthcare organizations to integrate directly with the PayGround platform, providing organizations with processing capabilities payments within their existing platforms without disrupting the current patient experience.

“Healthcare needs a payment API that solves our complex industry-specific challenges, such as HIPAA compliance and integration with our unique billing systems,” says PayGround’s CEO. Drew Mercer. “This is a sophisticated healthcare-specific payment API – and it’s just one of the ways we’re extending our platform. We’re excited to continue to build PayGround’s capabilities to be able to offer several secure and efficient payment solutions to our partners.”

While PayGround exists iFrame Technology can be integrated into the workflow of healthcare providers to process one-time credit card and ACH transactions, the Payments API offers a more sophisticated solution. The Payment API elegantly allows organizations to use PayGround as a transparent and invisible payment processor. This means users stay in the organization’s system to pay their bills.

With PayGround’s Payment API, organizations can securely send basic patient demographic information, outstanding balances, and payment method details to PayGround, and associate a digital wallet item with patients.

“They also have the option of processing a one-time payment using a manually entered credit card or digital wallet item,” explains Stephanie Hanson, PayGround Director of Product Management. “In addition, PayGround’s payment API can process recurring payments using a token for a previously saved digital wallet item, process a reversal or refund for processed transactions, and provide reporting tools to reconciliation and settlement.”

This enhancement represents PayGround’s commitment to continually expand its offerings to help change the way the healthcare industry handles payment processing.

About PayGround

PayGround is a financial marketplace that allows providers to collect all patient payments in one platform, while allowing patients and their dependents to manage bills from all providers in one place. PayGround removes the financial complexities of the provider/patient relationship by leveraging modernized tools, allowing everyone to focus on more important things. Welcome to PayGround, the first digital health wallet.

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