You just need a few simple steps to follow if you want to apply for a medical marijuana card. The following is a list of step by step guide for getting medical marijuana card:
It is understandable that the first thing a consumer asks about any product is the price. A medical marijuana card’s cost varies from state to state. As a general standard, you need to prepare one hundred fifty dollars for the state’s fee. That is an annual fee. Then approximately, you need to have seventy five to one hundred fifty dollars for annual doctor appointment.
Check your qualifications in your state for medical marijuana. The following are the usual conditions that are need to be met:
- You must be eighteen years and above. If you are under eighteen, you need to have a legal guardian that is registered as your caregiver.
- You would be asked for a valid driver’s license or any state identification card.
- You should provide your residential address in your area.
- Make sure to have at least one of the qualifying conditions or illnesses such as cancer, glaucoma, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), hepatitis C, amyotropic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Chrohn’s disease and alzheimer’s disease agitation. You are also qualified if you are suffering from any chronic or debilitating diseases like cachexia or wasting syndrome, severe and chronic pain (migraines and arthritis), severe nausea, seizures, persistent muscle spasms and post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD).
Whether you think you are qualifying or not sure about it, finding a medical marijuana doctor is your next step. Contact and schedule an appointment with the doctor if you have already chosen your medical marijuana doctor. Once the doctor approves your use for medical marijuana, he will be the one to submit the documents required by the Department of Health. Once the process is completed, your state medical marijuana card will be mailed to you. The approximate waiting time for you to receive is five business days. If the doctor can do it for you, get a certification form signed by him.
Now, if you meet the requirements, simply submit your application for a medical marijuana card. After submission, you will wait usually a week for you card to arrive in your mail. You can check your state website for online card application to see your medical marijuana card application status. That’s it, your next move will be finding a place where you can get medical marijuana.