In the NHSmail service, the term Local Administrator (LA) means the resource that manages email accounts. Typical LA duties include:
- being the first point of contact for users they manage
- re-setting passwords, creating / closing accounts and creating distribution lists.
The below table shows the day to day local administration responsibilities for accounts according to the registration route chosen.
|#||Registration route||Responsible for managing the accounts|
|1||National Administration Service (NAS)||NHSmail central team – known as NAS or email@example.com|
|2||Self-management||Dental practice headquarters ICT team|
|3||Local registrations||NHS trust, CSU or CCG that sets up your accounts|