Public API Documentation for NextGen Healthcare Certified Health IT Solutions
Available API Categories
APIs for NextGen® Enterprise EHR (v5.9.0+):
Patient Access APIs
Available in both the FHIR DSTU2 and R4 standards, Patient Access APIs are for developers creating Apps that are
intended to empower patients with access to their own personal health data in a NextGen Enterprise practice via
Comprised of an extensive collection of JSON-based RESTful APIs (400+ routes), Enterprise APIs power the category of
apps that are used by provider organizations and integrate with NextGen® Enterprise EHR. These apps
use Enterprise APIs to add value and functionality across a variety of clinical, administrative, and other
Read-Only RESTful API endpoints that provide patient data using the
FHIR data standard (DSTU & R4).
RESTful APIs (400+ routes) enabling Read and Write transactions across an
expansive array of EHR data using a proprietary NextGen JSON data standard.
Apps powered by Patient Access APIs are used by individual patients of NextGen
Apps powered by Enterprise APIs are intended for NextGen Enterprise
Patient Access API Apps let patients of a NextGen Practice access their own personal health
data within that Practice's NextGen Enterprise system via API using a web-based or
native mobile application.
Enterprise API apps integrate with NextGen Enterprise (5.9.0+) to add value & expand
functionality for NextGen Clients across an extensive variety of clinical, administrative, and
Partner Program Info
Program details for Patient Access API Developers are provided in the Patient Access APIs and
Regulatory Compliance section of www.nextgen.com/partner-program.
Program options for Clients or 3rd Party Vendors developing Enterprise API Apps include
the Open Access and API Distribution Partner programs
described at www.nextgen.com/partner-program.
Access to Enterprise API technical documentation is provided following submission of developer details to
NextGen – links on the Partner Program page lead to the appropriate API Onboarding Form.
APIs for NextGen® Office 5.0+:
YourHealthFile® Patient APIs
The FHIR-based (R3/R4) NextGen Office YourHealthFile® Patient Access APIs are for developers creating Apps intended to empower patients with access to their own personal health data in a NextGen Office practice.
NextGen® Direct Messaging is not certified for the certified HIT criteria relevant to patient API access (170.315 (g)(7), (g)(8), (g)(10). Accordingly, there are no API specifications to disclose.
NextGen® Population Health Solution
NextGen® Population Health Solution is not certified for the certified HIT criteria relevant to patient API access (170.315 (g)(7), (g)(8), (g)(10). Accordingly, there are no API specifications to disclose.