Get Your Medical Marijuana Card In Connecticut
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How To Get a Medical Marijuana Card in CT
About Cannabis in Connecticut
Connecticut Medical marijuana became legal in in 2012 due to an Act Concerning the Palliative Use of Marijuana (HB 5389). Some new items have been added to the legislation recently making the MMJ Program in Connecticut much more lenient. Patients need to obtain a medical marijuana card issued by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection in order to buy or possess product. Once their MMJ Card is in hand, patients will be allowed to possess up to 2.5 ounces per month. Note that home cultivation is not allowed at this time.
Process to become a medical marijuana patient in Connecticut
(1) Book an Appointment, (2) Meet with a Veriheal doctor who can provide a recommendation, (3) Complete a medical marijuana application with the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection.
Adults must be 18 years of age or older, and a Connecticut resident to apply. As of October 2016, those under 18 need permission from a parent or guardian, plus two physicians. Minors must have one of the following conditions: terminal illness requiring end-of-life care, cystic fibrosis, cerebral palsy, severe epilepsy or uncontrolled intractable seizure disorder, irreversible spinal cord injury.
Applying to Obtain a Medical Marijuana Card in Connecticut
After approved by a Veriheal Physician then you can register online. The registration certificate application is online. You’ll need to follow the following three steps to complete the process. Note that there is a fee of $100 associated with the registration.
The physician will initiate registration online by submitting a valid certification for the patient through the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Afterwards, the patient will have access to the online system where the patient portion of the application must be completed.
If your physician denotes the need for a primary caregiver, they must log in after the patient to complete their section of the application. Be sure to make a copy of your application for your records before submitting.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. You need to show a CT ID and show that you have a CT address. If you are out of state, there are special parameters around which you can be granted access.
In applying for a medical marijuana card, one must provide the following: full name, date of birth, address, telephone number and email address if any, a valid ID, and at least 18 years of age, else you will need to provide a consent from a parent or guardian. And a statement that indicates your age and residency. Book you appointment with a Veriheal doctor HERE to review your ailments and medical condition.
Qualifying patients may register with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program. Once you are registered, you can book an appointment with a Veriheal doctor who will review your ailments and medical condition. Next, once you are evaluated and approved, you will receive a medical cannabis recommendation from our licensed CT doctor and be registered with the state. Lastly, once approved for medical marijuana, you can buy medical marijuana in CT. A Physician’s Recommendation is all you need to obtain your cannabis medicine.
No need to worry. We provide the Connecticut physicians for you.
For Connecticut, you will be going right into the doctor’s office in Hartford. If you are not approved your consultation is free! If you are not approved, you will be refunded in full and your initial consultation will be free.
The medical evaluation usually takes 10-15 minutes.
If you are not approved then your consultation is free. We entail a network of highly qualified medical practitioners who are willing to evaluate any patient to see if they qualify for medical cannabis. We have a 99% approval rate so if you are not approved, you are refunded in full.
- No. There are limitations in the medical marijuana laws in CT. It does not allow driving or operating any kind of vehicle such as motor vehicle, boat, or aircraft while under influence of marijuana.
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No, you can not. You can only get approved for medical marijuana from a practitioner that has registered with the Connecticut Medical Marijuana Program. And for that, we provide you with a physician so you do not need to go through your primary care physicians.
There are many different strains of medical marijuana that provide different types of relief. Contact us HERE to provide you more details based on your needs. Our registered physicians will be able to recommend different options.
The cost is $199 and that covers the medical evaluation, the consultation with a licensed Connecticut practitioner registered with the state, and an authorized certification for medical marijuana purchases. For $379 you and a friend or family member can both get your cards for a nice little discount.
No. The medical marijuana is prohibited to be used in public places under the law.
Positive Status for Human Immunodeficiency Virus or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
Damage to the Nervous Tissue of the Spinal Cord with Objective Neurological Indication of Intractable Spasticity
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Sickle Cell Disease
Post Laminectomy Syndrome with Chronic Radiculopathy
Severe Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Irreversible Spinal Cord Injury with Objective Neurological Indication of Intractable Spasticity
Terminal Illness Requiring End-Of-Life Care
Uncontrolled Intractable Seizure Disorder
Spasticity or Neuropathic Pain Associated with Fibromyalgia
Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Post Herpetic Neuralgia
Hydrocephalus with Intractable Headache
Intractable Headache Syndromes
Neuropathic Facial Pain
Chronic Neuropathic Pain Associated with Degenerative Spinal Disorders
There are already tons of dispensaries all over the state. You can see a list of dispensaries HERE.
CT has one of the most diverse medical marijuana programs, allowing all patients access to a variety of medical cannabis options. If you get your cannabis card in Mass, you get access to:
- Dry Flower
Yes! Check our homepage for a list of active states.