PLEASE NOTE: The base URLS for the MedlinePlus Connect Web Application and the MedlinePlus Connect Web Service will change permanently on July 31, 2018.
If you are a current user of MedlinePlus Connect, you will need to update your implementation to reflect the new URLs. The deadline for updating your implementation is July 31, 2018.
If you are a new user setting up an implementation of MedlinePlus Connect, please use the new URLs.
The table below outlines the URL changes that will occur. (Note that in addition to production services, demonstration URLs will change.)
|Old URLs||New URLs|
|Web Application Demo||https://apps.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/services/demo.html||https://connect.medlineplus.gov/demo/application/|
|Web Service Demo||https://apps.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/services/servicedemo.cfm||https://connect.medlineplus.gov/demo/service/|
MedlinePlus Connect is a free service of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This service allows health organizations or health IT providers to link patient portals or electronic health record (EHR) systems to MedlinePlus, an authoritative up-to-date health information resource for patients, families, and health care providers.
Join the MedlinePlus Connect discussion list to keep up with developments and exchange ideas with your colleagues. This email list will be useful for health IT developers and other interested users.
To subscribe to the list, send an email to LISTSERV@LIST.NIH.GOV with the following text in the message body: Subscribe MEDLINEPLUSCONNECT Your First and Last Name
For example: Subscribe MEDLINEPLUSCONNECT Jane Smith
Please tell us if you implement MedlinePlus Connect by contacting us or posting to the email discussion list.