Password access, decommissioned drives cause concern for district health board
September 22, 2022
Following the North Central District Health Department board of health's Sept. 9 meeting, in O'Neill, one thing is clear: who controls employee's computer passwords.
What remains unknown is if the department has a signed service contract with Norfolk-based Precision IT for technology services and what those duties entail, in addition to why health district computers are decommissioned when data is housed on a server and not individual computers.
The answers may just be embedded deep within a computer hard drive that no one is currently able to access.
Cherry County Commissioner James Ward,...