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Apr
26

Coronavirus: Morgan Hill bicycle company sources and donates masks to healthcare workers

MORGAN HILL, Calif. (KGO) — Face masks are hard to come by, even for health care workers. So, Morgan Hill-based bike company, Specialized, has been using its worldwide contacts, calling in favors, and spending millions of dollars to get face masks to medical workers.

Specialized CEO Mike Sinyard told me healthcare workers are the heroes of this pandemic.

He knows he is fortunate to have the wherewithal to secure so many masks, but encourages all of us to lend a helping hand to healthcare workers.

“How could you help them?” he asks. “Can you help them by preparing food, can you help them by taking care of their kids, because the kids will be home. Everything helps.”

Mask shipments have begun arriving at the company’s Morgan Hill headquarters, and among the first to get masks are local hospitals, including Watsonville Community Hospital.

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Apr
3

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 health and safety of our employees and our communities, as well as our commitment to you, our customers.

We are also aware that some of our customers may experience financial hardship as a result of COVID-19. If you are impacted and unable to find what you need through our digital channels, please contact us to discuss how we can help.

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