athenahealth Issues Layoff Notices to Workers

BELFAST, Maine (WABI) Some workers at athenahealth in Belfast found out today they're being laid off.

We're told the company is reducing its total workforce by nine percent by the end of the year.

But, a company spokesperson declined to say how many workers at the Belfast location are impacted.

She says the workforce reduction is part of a strategic review of the company's new organizational design to increase efficiencies, streamline workflow, and enhance accountability.