Health Facility Certification Information API
This featured Application Programming Interface (API) page serves as a reference for developers who are building tools that interact with the data on Health Data NY. The page provides examples on how to retrieve data from each of the fields within the dataset. A description of each field is also provided. This specific API page is for the Health Facility Certification Information dataset. The dataset contains information on certifications for services and beds for Article 28, Article 36 and Article 40 health care facilities and programs from the Health Facilities Information System (HFIS). Article 28 facilities are hospitals, nursing homes, and diagnostic treatment centers. Article 36 facilities are certified home health care agencies and long term home health care programs. Article 40 facilities are hospices. The dataset currently only contains data on hospitals and hospital extension clinics. This dataset is available at: https://health.data.ny.gov/Health/Health-Facility-Certification-Information/2g9y-7kqm. For more information, go to the dataset and look in the "About" section.