We Bring Clients to the Forefront of Healthcare IT
Paragon's thriving healthcare IT practice area brings IT solutions and capabilities to healthcare. IT can and should be a strategic tool for researcher and scientific communities to support and enhance mission accomplishment. We assemble the right combination of people, processes and technology for our healthcare clients to:
- Enhance cross-department collaboration
- Take advantage of emerging technologies to remove IT complexity
- Reduce functional overlap, duplication and the overall cost of application systems development and maintenance
- Improve the experience to hundreds of end-users in scientific and business units
What Paragon Offers
Paragon's healthcare service offering includes: IT services for biomedical research and healthcare, chief information officer support, IT operations and maintenance, integration services, critical infrastructure protection and information assurance support, digital government and software development.
Paragon's senior management and day-to-day technical staff have decades of experience with Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes on Health (NIH), and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Our knowledge and expertise in Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™) and Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI™) processes offer a sound implementation of project management, quality management and configuration management practices to our clients. Paragon's extensive experience in QC and the Enterprise Performance Lifecycle (EPLC) includes having provided applications development operations and maintenance support to more than 140 applications at NHLBI and providing International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 quality assurance (QA) support to the Medicaid Integrity program.
Our technical approach includes a strategic focus on model-driven enterprise architecture (EA) and its engagement with all phases of the SDLC. Our approach is designed to directly support the need for government clients to demonstrate a return on investment for each IT dollar spent.
We offer global reach and a cross-pollination of concepts, ideas and innovations from commercial businesses, non-profit organizations and other Federal civilian, defense, and state agencies. Paragon's experience serving a variety of industries and our knowledge and experience of healthcare environments and mission objectives provides the right blend of new thought and experience to provide exceptional service.
Our Healthcare Team
Since 2007, our healthcare practice has grown significantly, speficially focused on our work with CMS and NIH. In 2009, we were awarded a prime contract at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Enterprise System Life Cycle Management Support (ELMS) Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ). Paragon directly supports a variety of different health-related domains including healthcare policy, grants management, and enrollment and reimbursement systems.
IT Services to Support
- Reimbursement for Services
- Health Care Policy
- Scientific Computing
- Regulations of the Health Industry
- Grants Management
- Health Research