The User Account Technician (UAT) is a member of the ITG Digital Identity & Access team and provides technical support for creation, modification and deletion of user accounts. The UAT is the central point for access within the OHSU network operating system (NOS), mail, and enterprise-wide applications. A secondary function is the creation of departmental file shares and secure file areas for collaboration or where confidential data is stored in compliance with HIPAA and other security regulations or policies. The UAT serves as a second level support for access control security issues pertaining to account privileges and OHSU resource authorization.
The UAT is held to a high degree of confidentiality, due to the nature of work within the department, and functions as steward to OHSU information systems. This position works closely with the OHSU Office of the Chief Privacy Officer and the OHSU Legal department for unique, abnormal, or confidential access requests and data breaches. The UAT also works with:
The Rural Health Coordinator for affiliate contracts that involve account access control
HR and department managers to coordinate timely access and terminations
The University to coordinate timely access for new students
Other ITG groups for account administration and permissions
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm