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Forte Payments Forms

Once a Forte Payments Account has been established by a department, Authorized Users will be able to submit the forms below. 

Payments Form

Authorized User

 

Type of Request / Change

 

Forte Payments - User Access Request Form (CRC's/Financial Reviewers)

 

  • Department Manager
  • Department Administrator
  • Financial Reviewer

Add, Remove, or Change the following user/type:

  • Financial Reviewer with PHI (Protocol) - (Oracle Requisition Approver)
  • Participant Check-in + Pay Stipends - (Clinical Research Coordinator) 
Forte Payments - User Access Request Form (Helpdesk/Central Administration)  
  • Department Manager

This form should be used exclusively to request an account setup for people supporting the OnCore Help desk or Central Administration (Finance team). 

Password Reset Link  
  • Department Manager
  • Department Administrator
  • Financial Reviewer
  • Coordinator
 
  • Reset Password
  • Reactivate Payments Account 

Request Protocol Setup

  • Financial Reviewer
  • Coordinator

 

  • New Protocol Setup in Forte Payments
  • Status Check for New Protocol Setup in Forte Payments
  • Questions on New Protocol Setup in Forte Payments

 

Existing Protocol Change Request 

  • Financial Reviewer
  • Coordinator

 

  • Add or Remove Study Personnel on an Existing Protocol
  • Change Request to Existing Protocol in Payments
  • Questions on Change to Existing Protocol in Forte Payments
  • Change to Protocol Accrual or Enrollment Status
  • Changes to Stipend Schedule or Reimbursement Guidelines

 

Replace Lost/Stolen Card

  • Financial Reviewer
  • Coordinator

 

  • Replace Lost or Stolen Card
  • Status Check for Card Replacement
  • Questions on Card Replacement

 

Request Payments Cards Form

  • Financial Reviewer

 

  • Order New Payment Cards
  • Status/Questions for Card Order

 

Card Guide for Participants (PDF)
  • Coordinator

 

  • Informational Handouts for MCW Research Participant Payments
Reimbursement for
Mileage Request
 (PDF)
  •  Coordinator
  • Payments Reimbursement for Mileage Request Form 
For Studies with Waived Informed Consent (PDF) 
  • Coordinator
  • For minimal-risk studies with waived informed consent.
  • Upload this signed page in place of the signed informed consent you normally upload.
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How do I get started with Forte Payments?
Getting Started with Forte Payments is as easy as 1, 2, 3… just download the Payments Quick Start Guide. 

Download Guide

Do we need to collect SSNs when using MCW Participant Payments cards?
Effective July 9th 2019, use of the Card will not require the collection of a participant's social security number until their annual cumulative study payments reach $200. 

An example:
(assuming payments are in the same calendar year)
• Trial 1, visit one – payment $60 – SSN is not required
• Trial 1, visit two – payment $60 – SSN is not required (cumulative total is under the $200 annual threshold)
• Trial 2, visit one – payment $100 – SSN is required (cumulative total has exceeded the $200 annual threshold)

At the time a participant is enrolled in a study, if it is anticipated that the participant will receive compensation of at least $200 in a single calendar year, it is recommended but not required that the participant's SSN be collected at the time of enrollment. 

If you have additional questions or comments please contact finappsupport@mcw.edu

READ MCW POLICY

Are store-bought (VISA/MC) gift cards the same as a MCW Participant Payments Cards?
NO. Store-bought VISA gift cards are NOT the same as MCW Participant Payments Cards.

Gift Card Payments of $60.00 or Less - Individual gift card or cash payments to research study participants for amounts of $60 or less are considered by MCW to be de minimis in nature and do not require a social security number to be collected from participants. The research study participant’s proper legal name, signature, date and amount received are required to be collected and stored by the research study site and submitted to Accounts Payable. This de minimis amount is not applicable to check payments.

Gift Card Payments greater than $60.00 – Individual gift card or cash payments to research study participants greater than $60 require the collection of the participant’s proper legal name, home address, social security number and amount received. This information must be stored securely (e.g. in locked drawer if paper format, or an encrypted file if in electronic format; the key for which is kept by a limited number of people who have a need to know) at the research study site, and also submitted via secure means (e.g. encrypted file) to Accounts Payable.

All Payments using the MCW Participant Payments Cards
The Forte Payment Card payments are subject to 1099 reporting. The research study participant’s proper legal name, home address, and social security number are required to be collected, entered and stored in the Forte Payment application. 

If you have additional questions or comments please contact finappsupport@mcw.edu

READ MCW POLICY

I am locked out of Payments, what should I do?

Locked out of Payments? Contact OnCore/Payments Support.  

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What is the MCW policy on research participant reimbursements?
Please refer to the “Research Study Participants” section of MCW Corporate Policy BF.PA.010

If you have additional questions or comments please contact finappsupport@mcw.edu

READ MCW POLICY

Where can I find Forte Payments?
Payments is a web-based application, so wherever you have internet access, you have access to Forte Payments. 

Login to Payments

How do I register a Protocol for Payments?
Once you have an account to the Forte Payments Systems, submit the form below to request a protocol setup in the Forte Payments System.

Request a Protocol Setup