Method: datasets.create

Full name: projects.locations.datasets.create

Creates a new health dataset. Results are returned through the Operation interface which returns either an Operation.response which contains a Dataset or Operation.error. The metadata field type is OperationMetadata. A Google Cloud Platform project can contain up to 500 datasets across all regions.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



The name of the project where the server creates the dataset. For example, projects/{projectId}/locations/{locationId}.

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

  • healthcare.datasets.create

Query parameters



The ID of the dataset that is being created. The string must match the following regex: [\p{L}\p{N}_\-\.]{1,256}.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Dataset.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of Operation.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.