How to Get Medical Marijuana in Ohio
Getting an Ohio medical marijuana card through an online application is a much easier process than you might think. Follow along to our step-by-step guidelines below and you will become a registered medical marijuana patient in no time.
By using our services, you can easily book a consultation with a licensed doctor, both in-person and online. All of us here QuickMedCards care most of all about one thing: “Putting Patients Before Profit”. This mantra is precisely what motivates us to offer the fastest service at the lowest possible price in-state!
Speak with our licensed doctor
Register with us and we will help you get started today. All of our Ohio medical card doctors are licensed in-state to legally certify patients for MMJ.
Once you get a recommendation from our doctor, you will receive your Signed Certification available for instant PDF download. You are going to need this documents when applying for your medical license.
Receive your Medical Marijuana Card
With your OH physician license verification, you’ll be ready to submit your application to the Ohio Medical Marijuana Program (OMMCP). You will receive your OH ID card in the mail within 30 days. You can use this card to purchase medical cannabis from a Dispensary.
Benefits of QuickMedCards
What You Receive
1 Year MMJ Recommendation
24/7 Dispensary Verification
Instant PDF Download
Includes State Paperwork Fee
Our prices include the State Paperwork Fee that other providers usually charge for separately. Other fees that a patient must pay directly to the government must be paid by the patient.
Medical Marijuana Control Program (OMMCP)
What do you need to qualify for a medical marijuana card in Ohio?
Are you a patient seeking medical marijuana treatment in Ohio?
Before getting started, note that there are a few requirements for OH patients. As such, make sure that you take a quick look below at the Medical Marijuana Program rules and the Ohio Medical Marijuana Condition List. Through this, you will find out if you are eligible to take part in the Ohio Medical Marijuana Program (OMMCP).
According to Ohio Medical Marijuana Law, only patients who have been diagnosed with at least one of the medical conditions listed below may qualify for an OH medical marijuana card. However, if you are already suffering from the described symptoms, you might, naturally, have more questions. If so, one of our marijuana doctors in Ohio can help you find out if medical marijuana is the best option for your condition, as well as clear up any confusion along the way.
It is important to note that a doctor who is not a licensed marijuana doctor cannot give you a valid diagnosis for medical marijuana. Because of this, you must consult with a health care practitioner who has a certified practicing license allowing them to recommend medical marijuana in the state of Ohio.
But don’t worry! We can help you schedule an online or in-person appointment with one of our licensed Ohio medical marijuana doctors today.
Are you looking for OMMCP doctors who are accepting new patients? Want to learn more about the how and why of Ohio medical marijuana telemedicine? Unsure about your medical condition? Our medical marijuana Ohio doctors can help you figure out if MMJ treatment is the best solution for your health and well-being. And they will do so with kindness, compassion, and most importantly, with a reassuring smile.
Consider opening up the discussion about medical marijuana to a healthcare practitioner if you are currently suffering from one or more of the qualifying conditions.
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
- Crohn’s Disease
- Hepatitis C
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Pain (chronic or severe)
- Sickle Cell Anemia
- Spinal Cord Disease or Injury
- Tourette’s Syndrome
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Ulcerative Colitis
What do I need to submit a medical marijuana Ohio application?
Once a certified physician has diagnosed you with any of the disorders listed above, you are considered a qualified patient. You may now begin the application process itself for medical marijuana treatment in the state of Ohio. Take note of the following requirements:
- All applicants must be 18 (eighteen) years or older to apply.
- Patients younger than eighteen (18) years of age at the time of application must have a designated and registered ‘Approved Caregiver’ applying on their behalf.
- The applicant also has to be a registered resident in the state of Ohio with valid proof of residency.
* You can provide proof either with a state-issued ID Card or a state-issued Driver’s License.
- Lastly, you must also register in the Ohio Medical Marijuana Registry.
However, if you don’t have a valid state-issued ID card or Driver’s license, a U.S. passport along with a document that serves as proof of address, such as a recent bank statement or utility bill, might still be accepted according to Ohio state law.
You are required to have a recommendation from a licensed in-state marijuana physician before you start your application to receive an Ohio medical marijuana ID card.
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What documents do I need to submit?
When you fill out the Adult Patient Application, you will also submit the following documents:
- A clear, colored, full-face photograph submitted in digital format.
- Your Physician Diagnosis dated within 30 days of application submission.
- Proof of residency
- State-approved Ohio driver’s license
- Ohio identification card
- Ohio-voter identification card
- A utility bill for the calendar month preceding the date of application, excluding data carrier/mobile network and internet/broadband bills
- A residential property deed to a property in the State of Ohio
- A valid rental agreement for a residential property located in the State of Ohio
- Please note – Out of state registration ID is NOT accepted.
- Proof of identity
- OH driver’s license
- OH identification card
- U.S. passport or other forms of photo identification issued by the U.S. government.
- Tribal ID card approved for identification purposes by the Ohio Department of Public Safety.
How do I submit my medical marijuana application in Ohio?
After you have received a recommendation from our licensed physician, you can register with the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program (OMMCP).
You can submit your online application with the Patient Registry at the OHMM Registry login page.
Before completing your application, keep the following in mind:
- You need to complete your online application in a single session.
- If you intend to assigned a caregiver, you will also need to submit a Caregiver application.
- All patients must pay the non-refundable $50 application fee.
*Veteran status or indigent status may qualify you for a fee reduction.
- If your application is approved, your Medical Marijuana Card (ID Card) will be mailed within thirty (30) days from the date of approval. The Medical Marijuana Card will be mailed to the address you have listed in your application.
Once you have received your Medical Marijuana ID Card, accredited Medical Marijuana products can be purchased legally within the state of Ohio. These may be found at the various certified dispensaries within OH state boundaries.
If your application is approved, your Medical Marijuana Card (Patient License) will be mailed within thirty (30) days from the date of approval. The Medical Marijuana Card will be mailed to the address you have listed in your application.
Once you have received your MMJ ID Card, Medical Marijuana products can be legally purchased within the state of Connecticut. These may be found at the various certified dispensaries within PA state boundaries.
Purchasing Medical Marijuana in Ohio
A dispensary is, by law, a different kind of medical establishment than an ordinary pharmacy. And here is where med cards come in.
Once you have received your Medical Marijuana ID Card, you can purchase medical marijuana products at any certified dispensary in Ohio. Here’s what you should know:
- The maximum amount of medical marijuana that you can purchase at a dispensary must be equal to or less than a 90-day supply.
- Your Ohio mmj ID Card and another form of photo ID must be shown every time you purchase medical marijuana.
- For Minor Patients: Caregiver or guardian supervision is necessary when purchasing medical marijuana at a dispensary. Similarly to adult patients, caregiver proof of ID is essential.
How to renew your Medical Marijuana card
Please note – Your medical MMJ recommendation is only valid for 1 year. After that time, you will need to be re-evaluated by one of our licensed medical MMJ doctors. However, you don’t have to worry your license expiring. When it’s time to renew your license, You’ll receive an email from the Connecticut Medical Marijuana Program two months before your patient certification and ID card expires.
Important – If you are a caregiver, your Registry ID is only valid for the same period as your patient’s medical MMJ card. When your patient’s card expires, they will need to get a new certification from their doctor. After your patient has successfully renewed their med card, you will need to renew your registry card as well. You need to make sure that you have a valid Registry ID card when buying from a dispensary.
How to Renew:
1. Log in to your Connecticut Medical marijuana program patient account as a returning user.
Please note – All information must match your Ohio driver’s license or state-issued ID. If you have a change of address card, use that address.
To save any changes you can click ‘Renew my registration.’
2. Receive Verification Email
After you renew your registration online, you’ll get a verification email explaning the next steps.
3. Visit a Medical Marijuana Doctor
If you are a returning QuickMedCards patient, you can book a follow-up appointment to renew your certification.
If this is your first time using QuickMedCards, you need to complete our Patient Questionnare form first.
4. Receive Your Medical Marijuana ID in the Mail
Once you’re certified by our doctor, your new card will be mailed to you at the address you listed in the patient portal. The new card will have an issue date for the day after your original card expires.
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Ohio Medical Marijuana Patient Community
One of the splendid jewels that the Midwest has on offer, Ohio is just the place to be once you’ve begun your journey into the world of post-treatment R&R. Of its many attractions and curiosities, Ohio offers a mixed bag of serene, expansive fields and buildings that house culture at its finest. Spanning from Cleveland to Columbus, and all the way down to the south, here are some of our patients’ favorite spots:
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Missing the era of good ol’ Elvis? Want an excuse to take a walk by Cleveland’s harbor? Say no more, we have the perfect spot for you. A marvel of musical history, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame includes seven floors brim with musical memorabilia, from guitars to zany outfits, as well as interactive exhibits appealing to fans of all ages. It is a guided walk throughout the decades of the musical genre, featuring the many great artists who have served as icons for their respective time periods.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Want to go even further back in time? We know just where to take you. This picturesque mansion, and its surrounding 70-acre plot, serve as a staple of the hilly Akron area. The “Story Quarry”, as it would be called in our present day, is a breathtaking portal to the past. Immerse yourself in the culture of the 20th century as you peacefully explore the expansive gardens, pass through the lively Corbin Conservatory, and then end your stroll at the enchanted Carriage house. Return to the present for a soothing cup of tea at the local café.
Sometimes, we just want to go back to a simpler lifestyle. Leaving the hectic routine of the city can be an enlightening experience, especially in the peaceful meadows of the rural Amish County Byway. Starting in Holmes County, take the scenic route and observe the (quite literal) fruits of hard-earned labor. Support your local community by stopping at one of the local farmer’s markets, offering a wide range of fresh produce, locally-made household goods, and much more.