Everyone wants to know how to get a medical marijuana card in Maryland, and we are here to help you everything that’s needed to become a patient of Maryland. First things first, you don’t actually have to live in Maryland to become a patient. You read that right, you DON’T NEED TO LIVE IN MARYLAND TO BECOME A MEDICAL MARIJUANA PATIENT IN MARYLAND. The state has made an awesome lenient program which allows out of state patients to purchase medical weed in the pot, just as long as they meet with a Maryland physician prior to their purchase.
This is a big plus for the Maryland program because it means that states like Pennsylvania, Virginia. and West Virginia can come to Maryland to pick-up their medication. Medical cannabis in Maryland is making great strides forward.
What is the Maryland Medical Marijuana Program?
The medical marijuana program in Maryland was approved by lawmakers in 2013. The program is recently becoming operational with some dispensaries opening next month in September, and multiple growers receiving their final licenses to grow as well. The MMP program allows people to become legal medical marijuana patients in the state and gain access to cannabis dispensaries all throughout the state.
How do you Qualify for Medical Marijuana in Maryland?
To qualify for medical marijuana you have to be 18 years of age and also have one of the qualifying conditions. Patients can be approved for a medical marijuana card in Maryland for a wide range of conditions. The most common diagnosis fall into the general categories: Chronic pain, Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, Migraine, Allergies, Severe, debilitating, or life-threatening medical conditions, HIV/AIDS , Glaucoma, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer, or any other condition, as determined by rule-making that is, chronic or long-lasting. Veriheal will assist you with organizing your above medical records once you create an account, and can connect you with a doctor who will approve you.
If a patient is under 18, they must register with a caregiver that is over 18. That caregiver can obtain medical marijuana from a dispensary for the patient.
How do I get a Medical Marijuana Card in Maryland?
On the Maryland commission’s website, you need to register with the state of Maryland by providing your name, address, date of birth, and uploading an image of a valid state government ID. After this, a patient will visit a Veriheal doctor who is registered with the Commission to obtain their “written certification.”
How can I find a medical marijuana doctor in Maryland to approve me?
The hard part has always been finding physicians that believe in the power of medical cannabis for treatment. Veriheal provides licensed physicians all across the state that are in good standing with Maryland who can provide evaluations and approvals to patients that qualify. Currently, just to name a few, Veriheal has doctors in Baltimore, Salisbury, Laurel, Takoma Park, Bethesda, Oxon Hill, and Catonsville.
What do I do after I am approved?
Once approved and you receive your certification, you can purchase medical weed from the dispensaries. If you would like a medical marijuana card you can order one from Maryland for $50. All that’s necessary is for you to print your pdf certification from MMCC site, the physical card is optional.
If you don’t have your MMCC ID#: Register with Maryland here http://mmcc.maryland.gov/Pages/patients.aspx. Send your number to your doctor in your portal or via email. And you are done!
Where are the Maryland dispensaries?
Maryland has awarded 102 medical weed dispensary licenses across the state. You can also visit www.veriheal.com/dispensaries to see all of the dispensaries that are open for business. Additionally, the list is below:
Entity Name District
|Advanced Alternative Therapies LLC||30|
|AGG Wellness LLC||42|
|Allegany Medical Marijuana Dispensary||1|
|Alternative Medicine Maryland LLC||32|
|AmediCanna Dispensary LLC||12|
|B1 Earthgroup Inc.||14|
|Bethesda Biomedical Inc.||22|
|Blair Wellness Center LLC||43|
|Bloomworks Wellness LLC||3|
|Blu Pharms LLC||21|
|Blue Mountain LLC||34|
|Blue Ridge Wellness LLC||8|
|Budding Rose LLC||16|
|CannaPharmacy Maryland LLC||47|
|Cannavations MD LLC||11|
|Charm City Medicus LLC||6|
|Charm City Relief Partners LLC||44|
|Chesapeake Alternatives LLC||16|
|Chesapeake Health Sciences||7|
|Chesapeake Integrated Health Institute LLC||40|
|Columbia Care MD LLC||18|
|Compassionate Herbal Alternatives Inc.||25|
|DLD Enterprises Inc||5|
|Euphoria Wellness Maryland LLC||4|
|Evolution Wellness LLC||30|
|Farmalogics Health & Wellness LLC||9|
|Four Green Fields LLC||35|
|Freestate Partners LLC||13|
|G&J Pharmaceuticals LLC||29|
|GreenMart of Maryland||6|
|GTI Maryland LLC||20|
|H&G Maryland LLC||41|
|Hippocratic Growth LLC||36|
|Jenny’s of Maryland I LLC||24|
|Jova Wellness Center||26|
|K&R Holdings Inc.||4|
|LMS Wellness BLLC||8|
|Maryland Alternative Relief Inc.||19|
|Maryland Earthworks Inc.||28|
|Maryland Health & Wellness Inc.||2|
|Maryland Medical Cannabis Co. LLC (M2C2 HerbaFi)||20|
|Maryland Natural Treatment Solutions LLC||31|
|Maryland Physician Partners LLC||31|
|Maryland Wellness Access LLC||13|
|MCNA Wellness LLC||27|
|Medical Products and Services Inc.||43|
|Metropolitan Medicinals LLC||25|
|Mission Maryland LLC||44|
|Nature Care & Wellness LLC||35|
|OC Botanicals LLC||38|
|Our Community Wellness & Compassionate Care Center Inc.||23|
|PalliaTech Maryland LLC||10|
|Peake ReLeaf LLC||17|
|Peninsula Alternative Health LLC||37|
|Positive Energy LLC||38|
|Premium Medicine of Maryland LLC||19|
|Pure Hana Synergy LLC||21|
|Pure Life Medical Inc.||46|
|Revolution Maryland Retail LLC||34|
|Southern Maryland Relief LLC||29|
|The Apothecary LLC||1|
|The SENTEL Group LLC||23|
|Three Creeks Dispensary||27|
|Time for Healing LLC||22|
|Town Center Wellness LLC||47|
|Trilogy Wellness of Maryland LLC||9|
|WadeWomen LLC-Dr. Dot’s||40|
|Wellness Institute of Maryland||3|
What can I buy from a dispensary with my Maryland medical card?
When the dispensaries open, and you have a medical marijuana card in Maryland, you can buy:
- Cannabis Dry Flower
- Cannabis Tinctures
- Cannabis Vapor Oil
- Cannabis Liquids
- Cannabis Oils