Refunds

Integrate refund (or credit) transactions to transfer funds to a consumer account

A Simple Refund is refund tied to a specific transaction and can only be made to an amount less than or equal to the original transaction amount. It can be performed up to one year following a transaction using the original transaction ID.


Integration Options

Refunds may be implemented differently than payment transactions.

Refund Payment SSO

Refunds may be integrated via Single Sign-On (SSO) for provider facing implementations. The receipt is generated by InstaMed.

Review the wizard below for interface display options, code examples and integration details.

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REST

Recommended for new integrations where the user experience is heavily controlled by the software application. 

Explore our REST documentation.  If you need a Sandbox API Key, apply for one here.


NVP

HTTP POST Name Value Pair (NVP) is a simple to use format that works across all platforms.

Sample Request

POST /payment/NVP.aspx HTTP/1.1
Host: connect.instamed.com
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Content-Length: NNN

transactionType=CreditCard&transactionAction=SimpleRefund&MerchantID=123123123&StoreID=123&TerminalID=123&primaryTransactionID=2FA23B1C2C8C4E0D951C24EB300DCCFB&primaryCardPresentStatus=PresentManualKey&amount=10.00&

Sample Response

IsEMVVerifiedByPIN=false&isEMVTransaction=FALSE&EMVCardEntryMode=KEYED&cardBrand=DISCOVER&cardExpirationMonth=12&cardExpirationYear=2019&cardBINNumber=601100&cardHolderName=JOE MONTANA&paymentCardType=CREDIT&lastFourDigits=9424&authorizationNumber=9A5DDA&responseCode=000&responseMessage=APPROVAL&transactionStatus=C&primaryTransactionID=D5E2BF0800AB41CEAC2D8CBF406E800E&authorizationText=THE ABOVE AMOUNT HAS BEEN REFUNDED.&transactionID=96A66FDA25964C8F9C0AEB0EF8123AAF&transactionDate=2016-04-27T19:17:05.2770143Z&saveOnFileTransactionID=2FA23B1C2C8C4E0D951C24EB300DCCFB

SOAP

SOAP Web Services utilizing SOAP version 1.1 or SOAP version 1.2 to transport data. Connectivity requires 2048 bit TLS security.

´╗┐DoCreditCardSimpleRefund

https://connect.instamed.com/payment/service.asmx?op=DoCreditCardSimpleRefund

DoCreditCardCredit´╗┐

https://connect.instamed.com/payment/service.asmx?op=DoCreditCardCredit

´╗┐DoECheckCredit

https://connect.instamed.com/payment/service.asmx?op=DoECheckCredit

InstaMed Online

Standalone portal for software vendors who do not yet have a consumer-facing application to embed into.

https://online.instamed.com/providers/Form/PatientPayments/NewPatientPayment