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Paragon Downtime

Paragon will not be available from 10:00 pm Tuesday 1/9/2018 through 6:00 am 1/10/2018 while the database is being upgraded.

MPF will be available to pull up past notes.

Printing Facesheets

Multiple facesheets can be printed from Paragon Clinician Hub V13.x

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How to sign off on another physicians orders

Works with Paragon version 12.x

Did you know that a provider can sign off on another physicians verbal orders? This can be useful to sign off on verbal admit orders entered under another provider.

  1. Open a specific patient chart.
  2. Go to the “More” drop down on the tab list.
  3. Load the list of unsigned orders for all providers on that patient. It may take a few moments.
  4. Check the boxes for orders that need to be signed or click the check mark at the top to check all the orders. 
  5. All the orders will be checked. 
  6. Go to the bottom of the list to click to “sign-off” button.
  7. The unsigned orders will now be signed.

Ordering Pharmacist Dosing of Antibiotics

Paragon version 12.x

Antibiotics can be dosed by a clinical pharmacist for all inpatients. Dosing is done through P&T approved protocols.

To order:

  1. Go to Paragon clinician hub
  2. Ordering tab
  3. Order Queue
  4. Search for “antibiotics”
  5. Select RX formulary oral & injectable antibiotics

Please DO NOT order in any of the following

  1. As a miscellaneous nursing order
  2. As a message to the pharmacist
  3. In the comments section of an antibiotic order

Current list of Paragon ordersets

Current list of Paragon order sets are available here

Rounding Report Updates

Paragon rounding reports have been updated with:

  1. Header contains the hospital location
  2. Bed numbers sort in ascending order
  3. Footer contains the username along with date and time printed

Adding PCLS tab to flowsheets

PCLS notes can be accessed through the PCLS flowsheet

To add the PCLS (Psychiatry Consultation Liaison Service )flowsheet to the set of flowsheet tabs. First click "More flowsheets"

Open flowsheets list

Click on "manage favorites"

Add PCLS flowsheet to your list

Drag PCLS to the right column

Sort order of tabs

Order of tabs can be sorted by dragging up or down

Confirm to close selection

Click confirm to close the selection

The tab will now appear in the flowsheets

How to enter a PRN order

Edit the full order

Add PRN to an order

1. Type a dash – in the PRN box to see the whole list of options

2. Click the right arrow to activate the list

Select the parameter

Submit the order

Click the submit button

New PhysDoc Templates Coming – Old Templates Will Be Retired

The following document templates have been updated and are scheduled for release in Paragon Live on Mon 5/15/17. Your favorites will need to be re-favorited.

  • History & Physical 1000
  • Resident History & Physical 1003
  • Medical Student History & Physical 1004
  • Progress Note 2000
  • Resident Progress Note 2003
  • Medical Student Progress Note 2004
  • Immediate Postop Note has had required field added
The following current templates will be retired on 5/15/17:
  • History & Physical Template
  • History & Physical Blank
  • Progress Note Template
  • CPC Hospitalist Progress Note Template
  • Critical Care Progress Note Template
  • Miscellaneous Template
  • Progress Note Template
  • Progress Note 2000NEW