API Change (5/19/22): Added Modality code to orders/signedoff endpoint


Previously, modality codes were not surfaced when calling GET /v1/{practiceid}/orders/signedoff.

To streamline integrations with PACS vendors, athena will now return the order’s genus name along with all existing fields for this API. 


  • athenaClinicals
  • athenaClinicals for Hospitals & Health Systems


  • May 19, 2022


Existing Endpoints: 

  • GET /v1/{practiceid}/orders/signedoff 

Is this a breaking change: 

  • No

What is changing

Order genus name will now be returned with all existing fields for the orders/signedoff endpoint.

Why we’re making the change

We are making this change to streamline the workflow for the modalities, PACS, and results for radiology orders. 

What will current users of the endpoint need to update in their code

  • Nothing

What will happen if users of the endpoint do not update their code

  • Nothing

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