Tag: Medical

Healthcare Financing and Medical Credit Card

We are here to support you. However, to help limit the spread of the virus, we have reduced the number of our employees in our phone contact centers. It is the right thing to do, even though it may be difficult to reach us by phone. We ask for your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time.

We encourage you to use our digital servicing tools to

  • Review your balance or recent transactions
  • Request a credit line increase
  • Make a payment or adjust your auto-payment
  • Complete other account service requests
  • Chat with our virtual assistant, Sydney

To register or log in to your account:

  • Cardholders, navigate to “Log In” at the top of the CareCredit.com page or download the mobile app at CareCredit.com/app
  • Providers navigate to “For Providers” at the top of the CareCredit.com page.

As COVID-19 and its impact continue to evolve and develop, we remain focused on the

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definition of vehicle by Medical dictionary

vehicle

 [ve´ĭ-k’l]

2. any medium through which an impulse is propagated.

ve·hi·cle

(vē’hi-kĕl),

1. An excipient or a menstruum; a substance, usually without therapeutic action, used as a medium to give bulk for the administration of medicines.

2. An inanimate substance (for example, food, milk, dust, clothing, instrument) by which or on which an infectious agent passes from an infected to a susceptible host; vehicles consequently act as important sources of infection.

[L. vehiculum, a conveyance, fr. veho, to carry]

vehicle

(vē′ĭ-kəl)

n.

An inactive substance that is combined with an active medication to facilitate administration.

vehicle

Epidemiology An inanimate intermediate in the indirect transmission of a pathogen from a reservoir or infected host to a susceptible host; vehicles include foods, clothing, instruments. Cf Vector Pharmacology An inert carrier or excipient for a therapeutic agent–eg, water, alcohol-containing elixirs or a sweetened syrup, which provides bulk or

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