DCIPS

AcronymDefinition
DCIPSDefense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System
DCIPSDefense Casualty Information Processing System
DCIPSDeveloping Centers on Interventions for the Prevention of Suicide (US NIH)
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Recommendation: To improve DOD's implementation of internal safeguards in DCIPS, and mechanisms to identify employee perceptions of it, the Secretary of Defense should direct that the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence to expeditiously implement mechanisms--including the four surveys--that comprehensively and accurately identify and measure employee perceptions; and ensure those mechanisms include questions regarding certain safeguards, such as the internal grievance process and employees' acceptance of DCIPS.
In response to a congressional request, GAO examined the extent to which DOD has (1) incorporated internal safeguards into DCIPS and monitored the implementation of these safeguards and (2) developed mechanisms to identify employee perceptions about DCIPS.
For example, one safeguard requires employees to be trained on the system's operations, and GAO noted that DOD had provided extensive training to employees on DCIPS to include several Web-based and classroom courses.
Recommendation: To improve DOD's implementation of internal safeguards in DCIPS, and mechanisms to identify employee perceptions of it, the Secretary of Defense should direct that the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence issue guidance to institutionalize a process to involve employees continually in future design and implementation changes to DCIPS.