Three ways to pay for health care expenses using your HSA

1. Use your Bank of America Health and Benefit Account Visa® debit card—it’s the easiest way to pay

Simply swipe or insert your card at checkout or use it to pay bills from your providers.

2. Pay the provider directly from the member website or MyHealth app

Just like you pay other bills online, you can also go online to pay for your health care expenses with funds from your health account. A check will generally be mailed to your provider within 3 to 5 days.

Recurring payments.
You can also schedule a payment to recur monthly or weekly. You can pick the day and select the start and end dates.

Member website

  • Select “Make HSA Transaction” > choose “My HSA” as the account to pay “From.”
  • Select “Someone Else” to designate where the funds should go.
  • Select “Add a New Payee” or “Select a Saved Payee” > enter the required information > “Submit.”

MyHealth app

  • Select “Make HSA Transaction” > “Distribution” > “Add a Payee” > follow the on-screen instructions.

3. Reimburse yourself

If you’ve already paid for a qualified health care expenses out of your own pocket, you can reimburse yourself from the funds in your HSA.

Member website

  • Select “Make HSA Transaction” > choose “My HSA” as the account to pay “From.”
  • Select “Me” to designate where the funds should go.
  • Select “One-time” or “Schedule” > enter the required information > “Submit.”

MyHealth app

  • Select “Make HSA Transaction” > “Distribution” > “Me” > follow the on-screen instructions.

Note: If you’ve already set up direct deposit, the money will be in your account within 2 business days. Otherwise a check will generally be mailed within 3 business days.