Trading Partner Information Center 

This page is a resource for Trading Partners who conduct Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) transactions with Independence Hospital Indemnity Plan, Inc. (54704), including products issued by Keystone Health Plan East (95056), QCC Insurance Company (93688), and administered by Independence Administrators (TA720) – collectively referred to as “Independence” hereafter.

Get started (new Trading Partners)

• New account registration: open enrollment – Smart Data Stream Clearinghouse Portal

ERA Enrollment Process Guide

Make changes (existing Trading Partners) 

How to add ERA for one or more NPIs

• How to add additional users to the Trading Partner profile

How to change Trading Partner profile administrator

Additional information

Prep for Trading Partner Migration

Resources, companion guides, and sample transactions

QuickClaim update notifications 

Learn more about Independence's platform transition

Contact us

You can contact our support team Mon. Fri., 8 a.m. 5 p.m. ET at or 855-297-4436.


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