Cherian adds his voice as a thought leader in digital health space to prestigious invitation-only group of senior-level technology executive contributors

AUSTIN, Texas (Aug. 27, 2021)ClearDATA®, the leader in operationalizing healthcare privacy and security, today announced the appointment of its Chief Strategy Officer, Sanjay Cherian, to the Forbes Technology Council. Cherian, a 20-year veteran of the healthcare industry as a healthcare strategist and digital health product leader, will share his expertise with the Forbes community and author original articles for

“I am extremely pleased to shed light and provide context on the evolving trends in digital health and critical considerations for industry’s modernization in the cloud, “said Cherian. “The healthcare and life sciences industry – in particular – is presented with new opportunities for digital transformation that could improve healthcare for everyone and I look forward to exploring those creatively with Forbes.”

Cherian’s first published piece is titled “Securing Healthcare’s Digital Front Door,” which evaluates the role of the Covid pandemic in accelerating the industry’s adoption of digital “front door” solutions, as well as the vulnerabilities inherent within those platforms and tools. He provides his expert insight into the issue, which has become amplified as healthcare became a primary, lucrative target for ransomware cybercriminals. The article recommends four areas in which a security posture should be maintained to protect sensitive data (including personal health information, or PHI) in the cloud.

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