NU Online News Service, Jan. 11, 2005, 4:12 p.m. EST

A Pittsburgh bank has announced a new health savings account administration alliance.[@@]

The Human Resources & Investor Solutions unit at Mellon Financial Corp. will be working with the Fiserv Health unit of Fiserv Inc., Brookfield, Wis., to provide HSA account products and administration services through Fiserv Health health plan administration units.

The administration units, which serve plans with about 4 million members, include Benefit Planners, Benesight, Inc., Fiserv Health-Kansas, Fiserv Health-Tennessee, Harrington Benefit Services Inc. and Wausau Benefits.