Method: fhir.Resource-purge

Full name: projects.locations.datasets.fhirStores.fhir.Resource-purge

Deletes all the historical versions of a resource (excluding the current version) from the FHIR store. To remove all versions of a resource, first delete the current version and then call this method.

This is not a FHIR standard operation.

For samples that show how to call Resource-purge, see Deleting historical versions of a FHIR resource.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The name of the resource to purge.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource name:

  • healthcare.fhirResources.purge

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.