To qualify for the for the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana program you must be a resident of Pennsylvania with proof of residency from a valid PA driver’s license or state-issued ID with your current address.
Step 2 – Complete Our Questionaire
Please complete the following questionnaire if you feel you qualify. We will review your completed questionnaire and contact you to set up an appointment for an in-person examination by our physicians in our office.
Step 3 – Register For The Medical Marijuana Program
In addition, you will need to register for the Medical Marijuana program and set up a profile in the Patient and Caregiver Registry. We can help you register during your first appointment. If you wish to begin the process before your appointment click the button below to go to the state website.
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Remember, you must have proof of residency from a valid PA driver’s license or state-issued ID with your current address to qualify.
Step 4 – Your First Visit
On your first visit, one of our physicians will perform an in-person examination and discuss your qualifying condition and health issues with you. Your appointment will be for 30 minutes; expected time in the office will be 45 minutes for completion of paperwork. We will also explain the need for the medical records from your primary care physician that documents your qualifying condition. We will happily obtain the records for you after you sign a medical release form. The cost for this visit is $250 which includes the two follow up appointments.
Step 5 – Follow Up Visit
Once we obtain your records from your primary care physician, we will schedule your first follow up visit. This visit will last approximately 15-20 minutes. During this visit, we will review your patient records from your primary care physician with you. We will discuss any questions you may have and also discuss the risks and benefits of medical cannabis. This thorough assessment will complete the determination of your qualification for the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program. If you meet the criteria, our physicians will then confirm your qualification with the state.
Step 6 – Medical Marijuana ID Card
Once your application is approved; the next step is to pay a $50 processing fee to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the medical marijuana ID card. Upon processing and approval of your submitted application, the state DOH will then send out your Medical Marijuana Patient ID card, which you will receive by mail. This may take 7-10 days. Once received, this will allow you to purchase medical cannabis from an approved PA Department of Health medical marijuana of your choice.
Final Follow Up
We want to know how you’re doing! Once you have received your card we will schedule a second follow up at six months to see if you have any questions and are having any issues. This appointment will last approximately 15-20 minutes. If you have concerning issues you may request a more detailed appointment at any time.