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PreOp® Surgery Center & PostCare™ Discharge Series

MedSelfEd-API

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MedSelfEd, Inc.

Publishing medical content

Since 1997, MedSelfEd, Inc. of Boston, Massachusetts produces and markets patient education materials in rich-media, streaming-content formats and delivers them via an interactive web site, video players and other media platforms. Combining detailed medical illustration, animation, mass-audience-targeted text and clear narration, MedSelfEd materials display the highest production quality and content of all available patient education materials. Some of the premier hospital information networks in Boston feature MSE materials.

MedSelfEd-API

MedSelfEd-API is a Unified RESTful API to access health content for patient education and patient engagement applications. It allows users to integrate the MedSelfEd-API PreOp® Surgery Centers and PostCare™ Discharge Series.a.

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MedSelfEd-API Console

Today’s software architecture relies on APIs as core to the application in much the same way as a database or user interface are considered core components to the architecture. That reliance on APIs means that application testers have to test the application’s reaction to a variety of API responses. But, if those APIs are still in development or are developed by a third party, how can you fully test against them? This is where an API sandbox comes in.

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Authentication -GETTING STARTED

MedSelfEd-API Endpoints require user authentication. It's implemented using Basic HTTP Authentication using an API Key as the username and the corresponding API Secret as the password which is located at the top of the page.

 

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Request and Response Formats

MedSelfEd-API Endpoints support different content types. To determine how to parse the body of a post, TigerConnect checks the Content-Type header. Here are three types that are accepted with a quick example.

JSON
A JSON object is expected in this case. All response formats will return in this format:

PreOp®
Surgery Procedures Videos

The PreOp® Surgery Video Centers and The PostCare™ Discharge Series, 80+ videos are a production collaboration of the Boston Teaching Hospitals’ finest, supervised and reviewed by leaders in the healthcare industry, artwork by certified medical illustrators and researched and written by our world-class PBS Nova producer, writer and director.

 

 

 

PostCare™
Discharge Series

he PreOp® Surgery Video Centers and The PostCare™ Discharge Series, 80+ videos are a production collaboration of the Boston Teaching Hospitals’ finest, supervised and reviewed by leaders in the healthcare industry, artwork by certified medical illustrators and researched and written by our world-class PBS Nova producer, writer and director.