Qualifying conditions to become a medical marijuana patient in Florida include:
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/Lou Gehrig’s disease
Medical conditions of the same kind or class as or comparable to those listed above
A terminal condition diagnosed by a physician other than the qualified physician issuing the certification
Chronic nonmalignant pain
For more information 381.986 Florida Statutes.
Florida does not allow for home-cultivation.
Smokeable flower was approved in 2019.
"Governor DeSantis signed Senate Bill 182 into law on March 18, 2019, and the law became effective upon signature. The law allows a qualified physician to determine that smoking is an appropriate route of administration for medical marijuana. Below, you will find information regarding availability, the certification of patients under the age of 18, supply limits, consent form requirements, required documentation, and more." OMMU
The Florida Department of Health
Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU) is tasked with the authority to regulate medical marijuana patients, doctors, and dispensary operations.
"To qualify, a patient must be a permanent or seasonal resident of Florida, be entered into the medical marijuana use registry, and obtain a medical marijuana ID card. You can learn more about the requirements to become a patient here. Patients can purchase marijuana from registered marijuana dispensaries, called Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers (MMTCs)." MPPR
Do I qualify?
Medical marijuana is permitted for an individual registered as a medical marijuana patient if his or her doctor certifies that the individual suffers from one or more of the qualifying-condition.
To qualify, a patient must be a permanent or seasonal resident of Florida, obtain a medical marijuana evaluation by a properly registered MD. and entered into the medical marijuana use registry.
OMNI Medical offers HIPAA compliant procedures, security protocols, and staff to help you get your Florida medical marijuana card today.