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mijnCaress SAML application setup

This article demonstrates how to set up HelloID and mijnCaress for single sign-on using the SAML protocol. The configuration takes place in HelloID and requires you to send information to PinkRoccade Care.

  • HelloID environment

  • mijnCaress environment

Create or import a certificate

If there is no certificate yet, you must create or import one. For this tutorial, we will create a self-signed certificate. Name it mijnCaressSelfSigned.

Application setup
Add the mijnCaress application
  1. Add a new application.

  2. Find the template for mijnCaress (SAML).

  3. Select its Add button.

General tab

Change the following settings:

  • Default Login URL

    Replace with your mijnCaress SAML Entry Point URL, in the format https://{customer}


Select the Next button.

Single Sign-On tab

Change the following settings:

  1. Name ID format


  2. Issuer

    Your HelloID domain in the format https://{customer}

  3. Endpoint/ACS URL

    Your mijnCaress endpoint URL, e.g., https://{customer}

  4. SP-initiated URL

    Your mijnCaress SAML Entry Point URL, e.g., https://{customer}

  5. X509 Certificate


  6. Overwrite Audience


  7. Extra Audience

    Your mijnCaress URL, e.g. https://{customer}


Select the Next button.

Self Service tab

Optionally, generate a Self Service product, which makes the application requestable. Select a group which will have access to the product.


Select the Next button.

Finish tab

Select the Save button to add the SmartDocuments application to HelloID.

Supplier-side configuration

The HelloID side of the configuration is now finished.

To connect, PinkRoccade Care needs to add the connection on their side. Contact PinkRoccade Care to request this.

Send them the following information:

  • Metadata URL

Metadata URL
  1. Go to the Applications overview.

  2. Select the Edit link for the newly-added mijnCaress application.

  3. Right-click the Download metadata button

  4. Select Copy link address. It will resemble:

Finish up

The mijnCaress application has been added to HelloID, and a trust has been configured between mijnCaress and HelloID. You are now free to test the application and assign it to users within your organization. See Applications - Overview and its related articles for more information.