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More jobs headed to Augusta

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Augusta-based Medac Corporation, a medical billing company, announced today an expansion of their facilities and workforce.

Medac will hire an additional 70 full-time employees within the next few months to staff its third Augusta campus at 1291 Interstate Parkway. The new facility is located near Doctors Hospital in Augusta.

Medac is a technology company that bills for anesthesiology companies. The firm was founded in 1992 by Kam and Bijon Memar.

Following the hiring of Medac's expansion employees for the new location, the company will employ more than 500 nationwide, of which 400 are located in Augusta. The company's headquarters are located on Scott Nixon Memorial Drive, and the technology department is located on Wheeler Road in Augusta.

In making the announcement, Henry Ingram, Chairman of the Augusta Economic Development Authority said, "Medac is one of those outstanding home-grown Augusta companies that continue to expand and play a major role in our local economy. The addition of these 70 new technology jobs in Augusta is a big plus for the entire area."

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