Apply for a Medical Marijuana Card in Virginia
For the residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia, access to medical marijuana requires a medical marijuana card. Fortunately, here at QuickMedCards, we can help you make this process smooth, simple, and fast.
Nowadays, with the help of our team, Medical Marijuana cards in Virginia are quite easy to acquire online. In fact, the entire application can completed online from the comfort of your home!
It only takes a few minutes to sign up, then you can easily book a consultation with a licensed doctor. Our specialists can help you get your certification today.
Sign up and book your online consultation today. All of our Virginia doctors are licensed to legally certify patients for MMJ.
Once you get approved by our doctor, your Signed verification is available for instant PDF download.
With your VA-licensed physician’s certification, you will be ready to submit your application to the Virginia Board of Pharmacy.
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.
Virginia Board of Pharmacy
Why choose QuickMedCards for your MMJ Card in VA?
1. Get approved from the comfort of your home
Gone are the days of nervous waiting times at the doctor’s office. Book an online appointment with your doctor at a time most convenient for you. Attend your online evaluation and get certified.
2. Same-day approval after your online appointment
You get your Marijuana Medical certification a few minutes after your successful appointment, ready for instant PDF download.
3. Knowledgeable and licensed professionals
Our doctors are kind, compassionate, discrete, and very knowledgeable. In addition, they have years of experience with medical marijuana treatment. Expect a pleasant experience during your appointment. Feel free to ask any questions you would like. Our doctors are happy to answer.
4. Outstanding Customer Service
We are looking forward to making your experience as pleasant as possible. Whether it is information you need or some help. We are glad to be of service. In the end, we want you to know that you made the right choice. There’s a reason we are the number 1 ranked service.
How to Apply for a Medical Marijuana Card in Virginia
Are you looking for medical marijuana doctors who are accepting new patients?
Want to learn more about medical marijuana cards in Virginia and how it works? Uncertain about your medical condition?
Whatever the case, we are here to help. Our medical marijuana doctors can help you figure out if MMJ treatment is the best solution for your health and well-being.
1. Sign up at QuickMedCards
First you fill out our basic information form with your details. Then you can upload your government-issued ID. For example, your Virginia ID or Driver’s License. Finally, you upload your medical records. For instance, a picture of your current prescription that treats your condition.
2. Book an Online Medical Marijuana Evaluation
After signing up, book an appointment with our knowledgeable cannabis doctors. The appointment takes about 10 minutes.
3. Get certified
Following your successful online appointment, you will receive a valid certification within minutes. Furthermore, you will need to register with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy.
4. Register with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy
You must register as a patient with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy. Please take note of the $50 fee paid to the Board of Pharmacy.
Program Requirements & Patient Eligibility
After you have been certified by our doctor for medical marijuana, you are required to register with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy. Therefore, you should take note of the following requirements:
- You must be eighteen (18) years or older in order to apply.
- You have to be a registered resident in the state of Virginia.
* Any patient who is younger than eighteen (18) years of age at the time of application is required to have a designated and registered ‘Approved Caregiver’ applying on their behalf.
* * Proof of residency usually takes the form of a state-issued ID Card or a state-issued Driver’s License.
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After you have received your certification for medical marijuana from our doctor, you can start the patient registration process.
1. Go to the Virginia Board Of Pharmacy web portal to register as a patient.
* You will be asked to enter your last name and social security number.
- If you are the patient applying for registration, select:
‘Registered Patient for Cannabis Oil’.
- If you are the parent or legal guardian, select:
‘Registered Parent/Guardian of Cannabis Oil’.
2. When you complete the registration process you will be aksed to pay the $50 registration fee.
5. Finally, in order for the application to be completed, you must email, fax, or mail over the following documentation to the Board:
- A copy of the written certification issued by our registered
Proof of identity (digital, color copy of one of the following):
- VA driver’s license
- VA identification card
- U.S. passport or other forms of photo identification issued by the U.S. government.
Proof of residency in Virginia (digital, color copy of one of the following):
- Virginia driver’s license
- Virginia identification card
- Virginia-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 Virginia
- A valid rental agreement for a residential property located in the State of Virginia
If you’re asked to provide any additional information to complete the application, you will be notified by email. Therefore, please ensure that you enter your email address accurately into the application.
Please allow up to 30 days for your application to be processed. When your application is approved you will be notified by email. Once approved, the registration card will be mailed to the address you used in the application.
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 PMMP 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 Virginia Board of Pharmacy patient account
Please note – All information must match your 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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Frequently Asked Questions
Are there qualifying conditions for Medical Marijuana In Virginia?
No, there aren’t any specific qualifying conditions for medical marijuana in Virginia. Instead, you can become a qualified patient with any condition that a board-registered doctor deems treatable with medical cannabis.
Can I use my Virginia Medical Cannabis Card in another state?
For states that have reciprocity, yes, you can use your Virginia MMJ Card. However, it is important to know that even states with reciprocity have their own conditions. So, it is important to do due diligence before attempting to use your MMJ card in another state.
Regarding visiting patients however, the state of Virginia does not allow reciprocity. This means that out-of-state med cards cannot be used to buy marijuana in VA cannabis dispensaries.
Can someone under eighteen years get a MMJ card?
Yes, qualified patients under eighteen can have an MMJ card in VA. However, their parents or legal guardians should be registered caregivers with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy.
Is weed legal in Virginia?
Weed is only legal for medicinal use by qualified patients with a valid VA MMJ card. Any other use, possesion or cultication of weed, including for recreational purposes is still illegal in Virginia.
What does a medical Marijuana card permit in VA?
Virginia Medical Marijuana cards are used to give qualified patients access to marijuana treatment. The benefits of having a medical marijuana card include being able to buy, possess and use marijuana from dispensaries in Virginia. Patients with a VA medical card are allowed to buy up to 90 days of supply of their cannabis medication. Equally important, cannabis products are only available in the form of oils and edibles.
For example, capsules, lozenges, and bulk oil for vaping.
Where can I have a medical marijuana evaluation near me?
The easiet option for you is to book an online medical marijuana evaluation with QuickMedCards, which you can get anywhere, regardless of your location in Virginia.
Where can I find medical marijuana doctors in VA?
You will have access to board-registered doctors in Virginia with the click of a button once you sign up with QuickMedCards.
What is the cost of a medical marijuana card in Virginia?
Patients who register with quickmedcards pay $149 for the consultation and to get certified by a board registered doctor. Certainly, the lowest price in Virginia.
Additionally, patients must pay $50 to the state for their VA medical marijuana ID card. Parents, legal guardians, or Registered agents pay $25 instead.
When will I receive my Virginia medical marijuana card?
It may take up to 30 days for the Board to process and issue your VA MMJ card. Once approved, your VA medical marijuana card will be mailed to you.
Where can patients buy medical marijuana in VA?
Patients may buy cannabis from any of the many weed dispensary in VA. There are about 16 cannabis dispensaries in Virginia in total.
Popular dispensaries in VA include:
- gLeaf Medical in Richmond, VA
- Dharma Pharmaceuticals Cannabis Dispensary in Bristol, VA
- RVA Cannabis Company in Chester, VA
- Beyond / Hello in Manassas, VA
- Columbia Care in Portsmouth, VA
What types of marijuana products are available to patients in Virginia?
Cannabis dispensaries in VA provide marijuana in many forms. For example, tinctures, balms, topicals, edibles, and cannabis concentrates for vaping.
What can I expect during the online medical marijuana evaluation?
When you sign up with quickmedcards, your physician already be familiar with your medical condition since you’ve uploaded your medical records prior to the appointment. So, during the 15 minute consultation, you and the doctor will have a conversation about why medical cannabis may be beneficial for your health. You may also want to ask the doctor anything you’d like to know about medical cannabis or the state program.
If you’re approved, you will receive guidance from our well-informed customer care team on how to register with the Board of Pharmacy.
What are the medical marijuana laws/rules in Virginia?
There are rules which patients in the cannabis program need to adhere to. Here are some of the most important rules to follow:
- Medical cannabis in Virginia is not available in flower form or any smokable product.
- Patients may not drive under the influence of weed.
- Patients are not allowed to use their medicine in public.
Can I buy edibles from marijuana dispensaries in VA?
Yes. All types of cannabis are available in VA dispensaries except for flower, bud, or smokable cannabis.
Does glaucoma qualify for medical marijuana in VA?
Yes. A patient diagnosed with glaucoma may qualify for medical marijuana in VA. To clarify, it is up to the recommending doctor to approve medical cannabis if they believe it will be a beneficial form of treatment.
Can I vape medical marijuana in Virginia?
Yes. Dispensaries in VA sell cannabis concentrates for vaping.
Are my details kept private when I apply for a medical marijuana card in VA?
Yes. All your personal and medical information provided to the state is private. Further, QuickMedCards is HIPAA compliant. Meaning that all your patient information is stored securely and privately.
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