The incident was reported on Monday, according to a sheriff's report.
An unknown suspect hacked into the computer system at the health center and was able to look at medical records of some of the center's clients. It was unclear how many clients' records were accessed or if the hacker was able to obtain anything.
The hack was discovered on Sunday by the health center's information technology specialist, according to
"We have tightened up our IT so that it doesn't happen again," Walker said. "It seems as though it's not that extensive."
No arrests have been made, but Walker said investigators have a lead. The hacker was able to access a computer log-in.
"The computers have a portal that allows you to go into electronic medical record software," Walker said. "That person was able to get into the software, but they weren't very proficient as far as moving around in it."
Walker said patients of the center do not need to take any action at this time.
"We don't think any protected health information has been compromised," she said, adding that the center will contact patients directly, as well as media outlets, as soon as it knows more.
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