The employees were given formal 60-day notices on Friday that their jobs were ending, said Melissa Tizon, senior communications director for Providence Health & Services and Swedish. The two nonprofit health care organizations joined in a nonprofit business partnership last year.
Thirteen of the employees have found other jobs within Providence Health & Services, Tizon said.
The employees were told last July at their jobs may be at risk, she said.
The hospital and the associated Providence Medical Group clinics has a workforce of 3,500 employees, ranking it as one of Snohomish County's largest employers.
The last round of layoffs at the hospital occurred in September 2011, when as many as 175 jobs were cut through voluntary and involuntary job cuts.
More Local News Headlines
When he saw his neighbor’s home on fire, Kaiden, 17, didn’t hesitate Edmonds hires firm to tackle downtown traffic snarl Family holds vigil for man who died in Island County Jail Free workshop covers Port Susan shoreline protection Teen shooting victim identified as Anthony Boro Front Porch: Fire districts open houses 2 arrested in fatal shooting of teen near Lynnwood Judge says molestation trial of former police sergeant can proceed
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.