Medical Marijuana Card Service for New York

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New Patients & Renewals. $199

How It Works

Book your
appointment

Provide basic medical history and book your appointment with a licensed Medical Marijuana Doctor

Talk to your
MMJ Doctor

Consult with your Doctor online for 10-15 mins to evaluate your ailments, and answer any questions you have about your treatment.

Get a Physician's Recommendation!

Once you are approved, we email a PDF of your recommendation to you, right away. You can immediately buy cannabis from any dispensary.

About New York Medical Marijuana

To become a medical marijuana patient in New York, it’s a three-step process. First, you book an appointment with a Veriheal doctor who will review your ailments and medical condition. Second, once you are evaluated and approved, you will receive a medical cannabis recommendation from our licensed NY doctor and be registered with the NY DOH. The third and final step is once you receive your medical cannabis recommendation, you can request your NY medical marijuana card online from New York. It will arrive in a week and you can then begin to purchase medical marijuana in NY.

New York is one of the largest U.S. states on the East Coast in terms of actual area as well as the number of residents who reside in New York. There multiple counties that have MMJ programs such as medical marijuana in New York City, medical marijuana in Rochester, medical marijuana in Brooklyn, medical marijuana in Albany, medical marijuana in Staten Island, medical marijuana in the Bronx, medical marijuana Queens, medical marijuana in Harlem, and medical marijuana in Buffalo.

NY is in the northeastern region of the United States. NY and borders New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont. The capital city in New York is Albany. The largest city in New York is New York City.

While New York is home to many medical marijuana products and MMJ Dispensaries, there are also many tourist attractions in New York. Many residents like to visit Times Sqaure, a main attraction of the world. Also very popular to visit is Times Square, and Grand Central Park. New York is the home of the Statue of Liberty, a key symbol of the Unites States’ beliefs in Freedom, Equality, Democracy, and opportunity.

Frequently asked questions

What is the first step to getting a New York medical marijuana card?

The first step is to obtain a Medical Marijuana Program Certification from a licensed NY physician that is registered with the state of New York to treat patients for medical cannabis. The physician must be registered with the New York State Department of Health’s Medical Marijuana Program.

How can I find a registered physician?

We provide the physicians for you! The most difficult part of the process has always been finding a registered physician who prescribes for medical cannabis, but now we make that much easier by allowing you not only access to physicians, but you can meet with them online via video chat and get approved then and there.

My primary care is not registered, can I still get a recommendation from them?

No. You can only get approved for medical marijuana from a practitioner that has registered with the New York Department of Health’s Medical Marijuana program, and we provide that for you.

Does Chronic Pain now qualify me for medical cannabis?

Yes! New York now allows people with Chronic Pain to be approved for medical marijuana use.

What are the qualifying conditions?

Patients in New York will be approved for any condition. The most common diagnosis fall into the general categories:

  • Chronic pain
  • Cancer
  • HIV
  • AIDS
  • Amyotrophic lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury with Spasticity
  • Epilepsy
  • Inflammatory bowel Disease
  • Neuropathy
  • Huntington’s Disease

What is the Cost?

The cost is $199 and that covers your Medical Evaluation, your consultation with a Licensed New york practitioner registered with the Medical Marijuana program, and a 1-year Certification for medical marijuana purchases. You pay only if you are approved.

Once I get my card, what type of medicine can I buy from New York Dispensaries?

New York has one of the most diverse medical marijuana programs allowing all patients access to a variety of medical cannabis options. If you get your NY Cannabis Card you get access to:

  • Cannabis Tinctures
  • Cannabis Vapor Oil
  • Cannabis Oral Capsules
  • Cannabis Liquids
  • Cannabis Oils
  • Cannabis Inhalers

How do I qualify for medical marijuana in New York?

To qualify for medical marijuana in New York you must be at least 18 years of age, live in the state of New York, have a valid ID, and have some type of Proof of Residency for New York. You can view residency types on the Department of Health website here: https://www.health.ny.gov/regulations/medical_marijuana/faq.htm

How high are my chances of being approved?

We have 99% approval rates. If you are not approved your consultation will be free.

How long does the consultation usually take?

The medical evaluation usually takes 5-10 minutes.

What do I need to qualify for my medical marijuana marijuana recommendation in New York?

To qualify you need to show:

  • Valid US ID
  • Proof of NY Residency
  • Proof of 21 years or older
  • Have an evaluation with one of our physicians

What ID do I need for a New York medical marijuana card?

  • A New York Driver’s License/ID Card
  • Or Any valid driver license from any state
  • Or a US valid passport

What are valid proofs of residency?

  1) A valid government issued ID Card that states your name a New York address (like a driver’s license or New York I Card)

  2) A copy of a current utility bill from the past two months that shows your current address

  3) A copy of a current government document(incoming mail) from the past two months that shows your current address

  4) A copy of a current lease or residential document showing that you live at your current address

What do I do after I am approved by the physician?

Once you are approved and receive your medical marijuana certification, you will need to simply register with the state of New York’s Medical Marijuana Program through the Patient Registration System.

  • You can create an account here: https://my.ny.gov/
  • Click the “Don’t Have An Account” button to create an account. Once created click on the “Heal Applications” icon and then “Medical Marijuana Data Management System” to register.

Once you are approved by the state of New York, your ID card will be mailed directly to you and arrive in a week.

Is there an application fee for New York?

The NY Department of Health charges a one-time application fee of $50. Your fee is due at the time of applying to the state portal. If you receive any government assistance or endure financial hardship your fee can also be reduced. See the qualifications for reduced fee at the bottoM of the Certified Patients section HERE.

What all do I need to purchase at New York Dispensaries?

You will need your 1-year certification from the doctor(US) and your NY Medical Marijuana Card.Yes! Your consultation works on all computers, all tablets, and some phones as well.

Okay I think I have everything, now where can I go buy legal medical marijuana?

There are a bunch of Dispensaries all over New York! Here’s a few:

Bloomfield Industries Inc.	
http://bloomfieldindustries.com/

1304 Buckley Road, Syracuse, NY 13212	Onondaga
52 South Union Road, Williamsville, NY 14221	Erie
2001 Marcus Ave., Lake Success, NY 11042	Nassau
Opening Soon	New York
 	
Columbia Care NY LLC	
http://col-careny.com/

212 East 14th Street, New York, NY 10003	New York
345 Cornelia Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901	Clinton
200 West Ridge Rd., Rochester, NY 14615	Monroe
1333 E. Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901	Suffolk
 	
Etain, LLC	
http://etainhealth.com/

402 North Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12207	Albany
445 State Route 28, Kingston, NY 12401	Ulster
2140 Erie Boulevard, East Syracuse, NY 13224	Onondaga
55 Main St., 2nd Floor, Yonkers, NY 10701	Westchester
 	
PharmaCann LLC	
http://www.pharmacannis.com/ny

25 Northpointe Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228	Erie
642 Old Liverpool Road, Liverpool, NY 13088	Onondaga
10 Executive Park Drive, Albany, NY 12203	Albany
405 Hunts Point Avenue, Bronx, NY 10474	Bronx
 	
Vireo Health of New York LLC	
http://vireohealthny.com/

221-223 E. Post Road, White Plains, NY 10601	Westchester
89-55 Queens Blvd, Elmhurst, NY 11373	Queens
589 Harry L Drive, Johnson City, NY 13790	Broome
38 Fuller Road, Albany, NY 12205	Albany

What if I have any other questions?

Feel free to chat us right now or email us. Or also you can find further answers to any outstnading questions on the New York Depart of Health’s Website here: https://www.health.ny.gov/regulations/medical_marijuana/faq.htm

I think it’s good to go, how can I get things started?

Click “Get My Card Now” below and we can get you approved!