This is the developer documentation site for the application
programming interface to the Saint Alphonsus master provider index.
The master provider index contains detailed information for all
in-network locations and care providers. This read-only API exposes
that information in an efficient, machine-consumable format that
developers can use to create content-rich applications with live data,
regardless of programming language or platform.
This API is implemented using
GraphQL. If you are not familiar with GraphQL, you will need to familiarize
yourself with it before continuing. There are numerous resources
available online to get started, including (but not limited to) the
There are many helpful
available if you are working with a particular technology stack or
platform, but as the API is publicly exposed over HTTPS and responses
data, it is quite ubiquitous and you are free to consume it however
One of the benefits of GraphQL is that it is self-documenting.
is a graphical, in-browser IDE for exploring a given GraphQL API.
This provides both interactive schema browsing (live documentation
that can't ever be outdated) as well as a sandbox for you to test
your queries out before including them in your application. The
GraphQL Playground instance for this API is available at the same
location as the API itself: