Healthcare services and IT company McKesson Information Solutions UK Ltd has chosen to implement EigerPAY Gateway from Eiger Systems. This technology will enable McKesson’s Bureau Managed Service customers to access BACSTEL-IP, the new payment submission platform from BACS, scheduled to replace the existing BACSTEL service by 31 December 2005. McKesson’s Bureau Managed Service produces over 600,000 monthly payroll statements for the National Health Service – a number which is set to double upon completion of the Electronic Staff Record – and currently manages over £5bn in salary and creditor payments on behalf of all its customers via the BACS service.
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