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Healthcare Information Technology Exam Guide for CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician and HIT Pro Certifications by Brian Gugerty, Kathleen McCormick

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Role Assignment

Roles are the mechanism used to give user accounts access permissions. Thus, during the provisioning process, it is important to define what roles the user will need to perform their job. The initial set of roles assigned is typically simply a “starter set,” that is, a minimal set of roles assigned to everyone when they first start. User accounts are assigned more roles as they take on more responsibility.

It is also important to have procedures to remove unnecessary roles as a user takes on different responsibilities. A mechanism that is used to remove unnecessary roles will keep to a minimum the number of individuals who have access to resources. Having a minimal number of individuals with access permissions to resources is ...

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