athenahealth Named a 2013 National Top Workplace

Leading cloud-based EHR provider ranks in the Top 50 in largest survey of American workers

WATERTOWN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 31, 2013– athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based electronic health record (EHR), practice management, and care coordination services to medical groups and health systems, today announced that it has been named one of America’s Top Workplaces by WorkplaceDynamics. athenahealth was ranked #45 nationwide among 872 organizations with more than 1,000 employees.

The National Top Workplaces list was determined solely by feedback gathered through an objective employee survey. The survey was conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, the leading on-demand employee survey provider, in conjunction with 30 leading regional newspapers, including The Boston Globe, which ranked athenahealth as one of its Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in 2012.

athenahealth has also previously been named a 2012 Best Place to Work in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal, and a 2012 Best Place to Work in Maine by Central Maine Healthcare.

The WorkplaceDynamics survey uses a proprietary set of 22 questions to rank companies. The survey data showed that employees most want to work at companies with high levels of organizational health. Companies that set a clear direction for their future; execute well; and bring real meaning to work are the healthiest.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as a National Top Workplace and at the onset of a year in which we are poised for continued, rapid growth,” said Jeremy Trelstad, Director of Recruiting at athenahealth. “In support of our vision, to be the health information backbone that makes health care work as it should, we have always depended on the smarts and passion of our employees to make our ambitious vision possible, and have fun while doing it. Being an athenista means dreaming big, working fast and collaborating constantly to benefit the whole team. As one of more than 2,100 athenistas working across the U.S. today, I can say it is an honor to be included in the top 50 companies on this prestigious list.”

Details about the National Top Workplaces, a full list of the Top 150 companies, the survey methodology, and factors that drive organizational health are available at

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About athenahealth

athenahealth, Inc. is a leading provider of cloud-based Best in KLAS electronic health record (EHR), practice management, and care coordination services to medical groups and health systems. athenahealth’s mission is to be the most trusted service to medical care givers, helping them do well by doing the right thing. For more information, please visit or call 888-652-8200.

About WorkplaceDynamics

Founded in 2006, WorkplaceDynamics is the fastest-growing employee survey provider in the United States. Based on their “on-demand” employee survey, last year they surveyed more than 5,000 organizations, polled 1.7 million people and handled over a million employee responses.

About The Survey

The Top Workplaces program accurately reflects the opinions of employees through measurement of engagement, organizational health and employee satisfaction. The survey is utilized year after year by human resource professionals and C-suite executives nationwide as the gold standard in internal measurement of organizational health and employee satisfaction.

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