Delete a Provider

Overview

Description: This endpoint allows you to delete providers.

Endpoints: /v1/custom/providers/{NPI}

Status: Live

Methods: DELETE

Example use-case: You discover that a doctor has recently retired and stopped practicing! Therefore, you want to remove them from your custom index.

Diving In

All one has to do is simply use a DELETE method at this endpoint to delete a provider!

curl -X DELETE \
  'https://api.ribbonhealth.com/v1/custom/providers/1234567890' \
  -H 'authorization: Token your_token'

And that's it!

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Be careful!

When deleting providers, make sure you are careful not to erase data you did not otherwise intend to!


What’s Next

If you removed a provider by mistake and would like to restore, or if there's a new provider you'd like reflected in your Custom Index, you can Create or Restore a Provider!