Healthcare Industry Veteran Joins FairWarning in New Advisory Role
Clearwater, Fla. – June 16, 2020 – FairWarning, the proven leader in protecting the privacy of people and organizations by securing their most sensitive data, has rounded out its leadership team by welcoming healthcare industry and technology veteran Carina Edwards as a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Edwards brings more than 25 years of experience scaling innovative healthcare technology companies. She will use her extensive understanding of the dynamics of serving healthcare providers to help FairWarning meet the needs of the evolving healthcare market. She will also provide guidance on scaling and optimizing operations to help the company better serve its customers.
Edwards has dedicated her career to helping healthcare organizations leverage IT to improve health outcomes, minimize risk, and reduce costs, and joins FairWarning’s Board with a wealth of knowledge from her current positions as CEO of Quil Health, the healthcare joint venture between Comcast NBCUniversal and
Independence Blue Cross, and Foundation Board Member of CHIME (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives). She has a history of success at companies such as Imprivata, Nuance, and Zynx Health, and in 2019 Edwards was named by Becker’s Healthcare as “Female Health IT Leaders to Know.”
“As FairWarning expands its leadership position in the healthcare industry, we’re excited to welcome such an impressive member to our Board,” said Ed Holmes, chief executive officer at FairWarning. “Carina’s addition to the leadership team positions us for accelerated growth in a highly competitive market. She brings with her years of rich experience in healthcare technology to help advise on new product development and operations.”
“The steady growth that FairWarning has seen across all parts of their business, especially healthcare, is truly impressive,” said Edwards. “I look forward to helping further the company’s mission of creating fans out of customers and innovating operations for continued scale and growth. Integrating security technology seamlessly into the fabric of healthcare is critical to supporting clinical teams and improving patient care. FairWarning’s passion for protecting patient information and their dedication to customers is a great foundation to continue to build upon.”
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FairWarning helps healthcare, financial services, and other organizations establish a culture of security, privacy, and compliance to expand trust with their patients, investors, and customers. FairWarning’s patented cloud-based platform simplifies the full lifecycle of privacy and insider security incident management and helps those in highly regulated industries more easily detect, investigate, mitigate, and remediate improper user access or behavior. With its Patient Privacy Intelligence and FairWarning for Cloud Security offerings, FairWarning helps satisfy key regulatory requirements across multiple industries and localities, including GDPR, PCI, SOX, and HIPAA. FairWarning’s Managed Privacy Services seek to enhance the protection of patient data with a team of healthcare privacy and security experts that function as an extension of the customer’s team. For more information on FairWarning, visit http://www.fairwarning.com or email Solutions@FairWarning.com.