Thinking About a Comprehensive Hospital Information System (HIS)? Think Paragon.

A fully integrated clinical and financial information system designed for hospitals and health systems of all sizes.

Today’s challenging healthcare environment is difficult enough without your hospital information system adding to the complexity. Enter Paragon® — a complete hospital information system (HIS) designed for the environment of today with the adaptability to accommodate the challenges of the future. Paragon is the proven, smart choice for hospitals and health systems of any size, and has been rated the #1 Community HIS by KLAS for seven consecutive years**. A successful track record of enabling organizations to provide better patient care while staying current with the complex and changing regulatory environment means Paragon is ready to be your new HIS, too.

Paragon HIS brings you these advantages:

  • Reduced system complexity and lowered cost of ownership: Designed around a technology platform that helps reduce system operational complexity via a fully integrated clinical and financial system, a modern, non-proprietary operating platform and a Microsoft® SQL server platform.
  • Easy-to-use, comprehensive software applications: The Paragon HIS solution offers a broad suite of clinical and financial applications with anytime, anywhere access via the web.
  • Single vendor for all your clinical and financial needs: With Paragon, we provide hospitals and health systems a unique advantage — a single vendor partnership for all of your clinical and financial operations to help you navigate the healthcare landscape while efficiently maximizing the clinical and financial performance of your organization both today and tomorrow.
  • Microsoft® technology and architecture throughout: The modern, non-proprietary operating platform of Paragon eliminates the inevitable, costly and disruptive technology platform upgrade that many older systems will face. By using a single, fully-normalized Microsoft® SQL database as its core architecture, Paragon simplifies data management.
  • Strength and committment of McKesson as your healthcare partner: McKesson provides strength, stability and resources unmatched in the healthcare industry. Our Better Health 2020™ initiative leverages our knowledge and experience across every aspect of healthcare to help you use IT more strategically for better connectivity, better business health and provide better patient care as healthcare reform unfolds.

Implementation and support designed to help you succeed:

Your team is led by a dedicated project manager that acts as your single point-of-contact and guides a comprehensive and coordinated implementation. And, we offer 24x7, Service Capability and Performance (SCP)-certified direct-response support via the telephone or Web, giving you immediate access to a live support person.

Learn more about Paragon by watching the videos below or requesting a free demo

McKesson is committed to bringing healthcare together, helping your organization run better and helping you deliver better care. That’s why a McKesson representative will work with you to define the solution that best meets your needs and budget requirements.

Paragon includes integrated applications that will help you accomplish your organization’s mission in the following functional areas:

Combine Paragon with other McKesson solutions to meet the needs of your entire health care organization:

Paragon is ARRA Stage 1 certified and fully ICD-10 compliant.*

LOGO-2014-Drummond-Certified-EHR-Inpatient*Paragon® has achieved complete EHR certification under the Office of the National Coordinator‘s Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB) program. Paragon was tested and certified by the Drummond Group deeming the software capable of enabling providers to meet the Stage 1 meaningful use measures under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).


**Source: 2006-2012 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software and Professional Services report. © 2012 KLAS Enterprises, LLC. www.KLASresearch.com. All rights reserved. KLAS Enterprises, LLC is a healthcare industry group that compiles customer feedback to determine the industry's best systems and vendors.