CompMed to create 150 jobs in Newport, Ky. officeChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 18, 2019
Medical billing services company CompMed plans to create 150 full-time jobs with a $1.11 million expansion of its Campbell County, Kentucky office.
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The expansion comes in response to growing demand from new and existing customers.
The project also includes new employee training and work spaces and new equipment.
CompMed’s coding department will see improvements as well to more effectively use the additional space.
Jobs created by the expansion will include patient registration and follow-up services, medical coding, billing, customer service and credentialing.
CompMed prides itself on its strong work environment and training practices within the complex medical field.
Continuous changes and technological advances in the medical billing and insurance industries require ongoing training for long-term employees.
The company invests heavily in training and education, which the new investment will further.
CompMed President Mike Stearns said the company plans to use the majority of the funds retained through tax incentives to ensure employees continue to work in a favorable and professional environment.
The incentives will allow CompMed to fund nonmonetary perks and enticements for current and future employees.
Founded in 1993, Newport-based CompMed provides billing services for over 25 different areas of medical need, from anesthesia and emergency room services to geriatrics and urgent care.
Currently, 79 of the company’s 115 employees are Kentucky residents. ■