The SPA Card Program is a secure, web-based system that allows clinical researchers to pay research participants with prepaid debit cards. These debit cards can be used by the card holder anywhere Visa® and Master card® debit cards are accepted and at virtually any ATM.
The Visa® and Master card® debit cards are dispensed to the clinical researchers with a zero balance. As participants are enrolled onto the study and study visit milestones are completed, the clinical researchers access secure, online forms to assign cards to participants and load funds.
The system provides an easy to navigate and easy to use platform to assign cards, make payments, and track payment information. Research participants and clinical trial study subjects have quick access to their payments along with convenient and flexible options on how to use their funds.
The SPA Cards Program allows clinical researchers to:
SPA Cards Training Program:
Before you begin, have the following information ready:
For each project listed, you will see additional links to: