JEF WILLIAMS, MBA, PMP, CIIP
Jef Williams is Managing Partner at Paragon Consulting Partners LLC, he leads the several service lines including Advisory, Enterprise Imaging and Ancillary Services. His background as a leader at GE, COO at Ascendian Consulting, combined with 15 years of Healthcare IT experience provides him a diverse and creative approach to problem-solving and solution design. He specializes assisting organizations with organizational strategy, operational improvement, software design and selection, and enterprise deployment initiatives.
VAL KAPITULA, RT(R), PMP, CIIP
Val is a Partner at Paragon Consulting Partners, LLC, he leads the Cardiovascular initiatives and supports the Enterprise Imaging service line. He is a highly motivated professional with over 15 years of Healthcare/Health IT experience in clinical system assessments, procurement, implementation, and support. His leadership and clinical experience in the Enterprise Imaging space has consistently delivered successful results in every Healthcare IT project.
BARBARA SMITH, RT(R)(CT)(M), PMP, CIIP
Barbara is a Partner at Paragon Consulting Partners, LLC and is overseeing the Radiologic service line and the Women’s Imaging service line. Over 25 years in the Imaging space have provided her with an unparalleled understanding of the needs of the clinical staff and care providers. Her knowledge of clinical systems and how they impact daily workflows make her an invaluable asset to clinical system selection, implementation, and optimization.
Larry A. Ranahan
Larry is a Senior Consultant at Paragon Consulting Partners, LLC, with 40 years of hands on management experience in all facets of delivering quality Medical Imaging services spanning governmental and academic settings to clinical and professional practice management in the public, private, and vendor sectors. He supports Paragon team with extensive knowledge in the implementation and use of enterprise and departmental imaging solutions for operational and service improvements. His focus is on innovative approaches for improving the availability and quality of medical imaging data for enhancing the outcome of patient care for all stakeholders, especially the patient.