superuser

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superuser

[Unix] Synonym root, avatar. This usage has spread to non-Unix environments; the superuser is any account with all wheel bits on. A more specific term than wheel.

superuser

A person with unlimited access privileges who can perform any and all operations within the computer. See root user.
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The 73% of practices that fell short of super-user status are "not using electronic health record-based functionalities to their full capability," wrote Juliet Rumball-Smith, MBChB, PhD, and her associates, in the American Journal of Managed Care.
Another way of putting it: The 73% of practices that fell short of super-user status are "not using electronic health record-based functionalities to their full capability," wrote Juliet Rumball-Smith, MBChB, PhD, and her associates, who analyzed data for 30,123 practices from the 2014 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics ambulatory practice survey.
To conduct the FMEA, we have put together an interdisciplinary team including nursing, pharmacy, education, and a REDS super-user. Over the span of one day, the team will map the steps of medication administration using REDS, exploring all possible opportunities for failure within the process.
Some of these apps have the ability to gain super-user access rights or root access.
One study of clinicians during and after EHR implementation in one hospital concluded positive super-user attitudes enhanced end-users' perceptions of EHR ease of use and general usefulness (Halbesleben, Wakefield, Ward, Brokel, & Crandall, 2009).
Categories are manageable on super-user part, categories can be updated, deleted and super-user can also add new categories.
"Basically, hackers were able to create an account with super-user access and then redirect some URLs to their spam site," said Scripps' Bruce McLean, in a memo reproduced by the site JimRomenesko.com.
Galaxy S4 I9505 users can now enjoy Super-User or root access on their newly acquired device, with due credit to XDA Recognised Developer djrbliss for releasing a new root exploit optimised for Motorola devices.
Prices start at PS31 a month for a basic service, with a "super-user" tariff offering 20GB of data for PS46 a month.
Root access hands administrative, super-user control of the
Store all passwords in an encrypted format, only accessible with delegated and audited super-user privileges.
Most meters provide low-level access to the device, mid-level administrative access and super-user privileged access to the device, he said.