What is CareCredit?
- CareCredit is a healthcare credit card designed to pay for a variety of healthcare expenses. Calusa proudly accepts CareCredit. Additionally, you can use CareCredit at over 175,000 healthcare providers nationwide for things like LASIK & Vision Care, Cosmetic and Dermatology Procedures, Dentistry, Hearing Care, many other specialties, and of course, Veterinary Care.
In addition to traditional forms of payment (e.g. cash, personal check, debit cards, credit cards), Calusa accepts CareCredit® as a form of payment for veterinary services and product.
To learn more about CareCredit®, or to apply online, click here.
For your convenience, below are some frequently asked questions (courtesy of www.carecredit.com) regarding how CareCredit® can be used at veterinary practices like Calusa:
My pet is healthy, why should I get a CareCredit® healthcare credit card?
You can use your CareCredit® account to pay for the things that keep your pet healthy and happy – the cost of annual check-ups, vaccinations, dental care or other treatments. While the card can be also be used for unexpected expenses in the case of emergency, many pet owners choose to use their CareCredit® healthcare credit card to budget for their best friend’s care all year long.
Can I use my CareCredit® card to pay for routine check-ups, food and other supplies that I purchase at my veterinarian?
Your CareCredit® account can be used to pay for any or all of your pets’ veterinary services from your puppy’s emergency trip to the vet, to doctor recommended pet food purchased from your veterinarian’s office, to a house-call visit for your horse.
Are there any procedures that I can’t pay for with my CareCredit® healthcare credit card?
You can use the card for most procedures and items purchased at any veterinary facility that accepts CareCredit®.
Can I use my CareCredit® account to buy my pet food?
You can pay for pet food using your CareCredit® healthcare credit card as long as it is doctor recommended and purchased from your veterinarian’s office.
Can I use the CareCredit® card to pay for annual vaccinations?
Vaccinations are an important part of your pet’s ongoing wellness. You can use your CareCredit® card to pay for any vaccinations that your pet requires.