API Permissions

See API Specification

Security Permissions

The security permissions for the API are organized differently from those in Open Dental.

Permission Methods Details
Read All AccountModules GET PatientBalances
Allergies GET
AllergyDefs GET
Appointments GET (single/multiple)
Appointments GET SlotsWebSched
Appointments GET Slots
Appointments GET ASAP
Appointments GET WebSched
ApptFields GET
ApptFieldDefs GET
ChartModules GET ProgNotes
ChartModules GET PatientInfo
Clinics GET
Commlogs GET
Definitions GET
DiscountPlanSubs GET
Diseases GET
DiseaseDefs GET
Documents GET
FamilyModules GET Insurance
Medications GET
MedicationPats GET
Operatories GET
PatFields GET
PatientNotes GET
Patients GET (single/multiple)
Patients GET Simple
Popups GET
Preferences GET
ProcedureLogs GET
Providers GET
Recalls GET List
Referrals GET
Reports GET Aging
Schedules GET (single/multiple)
Sheets GET
Signalods GET
Subscriptions GET
Subscriptions POST
Subscriptions PUT
Userods GET
All GET methods except queries. These are throttled at different rates for different users.
AllOthers Allergies DELETE
Allergies POST
Allergies PUT
AllergyDefs POST
ApptFieldDefs POST
Carriers POST
Carriers PUT
Clinics PUT
DiscountPlanSubs POST
Diseases DELETE
Diseases POST
Diseases PUT
DiseaseDefs POST
Documents POST DownloadMount
Documents POST DownloadSftp
Documents POST SetByUrl
Documents POST Thumbnails
Documents POST UploadSftp
Employers POST
Employers PUT
Medications POST
MedicationPats DELETE
MedicationPats POST
PatFields PUT
PatientNotes PUT
Providers POST
Providers PUT
RefAttaches POST
Sheets POST DownloadSftp
Userods POST
Any method not listed under a different permission.
Comm Appointments PUT Break
Appointments PUT Confirm
Appointments PUT Note
ApptFields PUT
Commlogs POST
Popups POST
Recalls PUT Status
Documents Documents POST Upload
(not any other Documents methods)
Because each upload consumes bandwidth.
Queries Queries POST
Queries PUT ShortQuery
Appointments Appointments POST
Appointments POST WebSched
Appointments PUT
Insurance ClaimProcs PUT InsAdjust
Claims DELETE
Claims PUT
Claims PUT Split
Claims PUT Status
InsSubs DELETE
InsSubs POST
InsSubs PUT
PatPlans DELETE
PatPlans POST
InsVerifies PUT
These are complex and rarely used.
Patients Patients POST
Patients PUT
Payments Payments POST Added in version 21.3
PayPlans PayPlans POST Added in version 21.3
ProcedureLogs ProcedureLogs POST
ProcedureLogs PUT
ProcedureLogs DELETE
Added in version 21.4

The normal Open Dental permissions are used for logging API actions, but they do not restrict the API from making changes. For example, date restrictions do not apply.