by Hoala Greevy Founder CEO of Paubox
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Send HIPAA compliant transactional email with Python

by Hoala Greevy Founder CEO of Paubox

Send HIPAA Compliant Transactional Email with Python - Paubox

Python Library for Paubox Email API

The Paubox Python wrapper allows you to construct and send secure, HIPAA compliant messages. This package is the official Python wrapper for the Paubox Email API.

The Paubox Email API allows your application to send secure, HIPAA compliant email via Paubox and track deliveries and opens.

See Related: Python 3 SDK added to Paubox Email API

See Also: Why Healthcare Businesses Choose the Paubox Email API


Getting Paubox Email API Credentials

You will need to have a Paubox account. You can sign up here.

Once you have an account, follow the instructions on the Rest API dashboard to verify domain ownership and generate API credentials.

Setup Environment Variables

Install Package




Sending Messages with the Paubox Mail Helper

Sending via Paubox is easy. This is the minimum content needed to send an email.

Sending Messages without the Mail Helper Class

Sending Messages with all available headers

Using Mail Class Helper

Hello World!


Without the Mail Class Helper

Hello World!


Checking Email Dispositions

The SOURCE_TRACKING_ID of a message is returned in the response.text of your send request. Use response.to_dict to access the response text as a dictionary.


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at

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