First Coast Service Options has opened a field office in Columbus.
FCSO is an administrative services processor for government-sponsored healthcare programs like Medicare and Medicaid. It hired 13 local workers to staff the office, located at 3021 Sandy Parkway Suite L, off Fortson Road.
The company was able to set up another office because of additional Medicare adminsitrative work given to them by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Jacksonville, Fla.-based FCSO offers services such as claims processing, customer service, appeals adjudication and education and outreach activities. It has more than 1,000 employees in field offices in Miami, Orlando, Tampa and Camarillo, Calif.