Hold Order: Medications

To hold a medication in Paragon, click the “Hold” button while in the Order Queue of CPOE.

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A new window will appear. To filter only by Rx Orders, uncheck the “Show Non-Rx Orders” box. Find the medication(s) you want to hold and edit the details; Start Date/Time & Stop Date/Time. A provider can also put in a reason for holding the medication by clicking on the blue notepad. When finished, click “hold”.

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The medication will initially show up as a hold pending status until pharmacy processes the hold. If you click on the medication the order details screen will appear. In this screen you will be able to see the details of the hold.

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Please contact the EMR Physician Support Liaisons with any questions or concerns at (815)759-4330.