How To Get
A Florida Medical
If you are wondering how to…
Get a Florida Medical Marijuana Card.
You Have Come to The Right Place!
Dr. Green Relief has successfully assisted thousands of patients to obtain their medical marijuana card throughout many states including Florida, Nevada, and California. Our cannabis-friendly doctors near you in Florida understand the many benefits of medical marijuana. Before we start breaking down the process of how to get a medical marijuana card in Florida, it is important to understand that every state cannabis program is unique and that there are no two states that are the same.
The first step to getting a Florida Medical Marijuana Card is to…
Schedule Your Appointment With One of Our Qualified Marijuana Doctors to Receive Your Initial Doctor’s Certification.
After you have been certified for the use of medical marijuana we will assist you to enroll in the medical marijuana card registry program to obtain your medical marijuana card in Florida. We offer the most affordable marijuana card. Once that is complete you will be able to legally purchase, possess and consume medical marijuana. Your visit is 100% risk-free with our money-back guarantee!
Get Certified By
Our Marijuana Doctors
To obtain your Florida medical marijuana card, you must first be evaluated and recommended medical marijuana by a licensed and qualified doctor in Florida. The medical marijuana card program is only available to Florida residents. Schedule with confidence, Dr. Green Relief offers a 100% money-back guarantee!
Join The Florida Medical
Marijuana Card Registry
After being certified by one of our Florida marijuana doctors you will be directed to enroll in the Florida medical marijuana card registry program.
The process is simple and includes filling out a few documents with your general information and submitting them to the Florida Department of Health for processing along with your state fee ($75). We will gladly assist you to complete your application and answer any questions you may have.
Receive Your Florida
Medical Marijuana Card
After the Florida Department of Health successfully processes your application you will be issued a Florida medical marijuana registry ID card. This card will allow you to legally purchase, possess, and consume medical cannabis in the state of Florida. It must be carried with you to identify your status as a patient and is required to be presented when you purchase medical marijuana from any Florida dispensary.
Qualifying Medical Conditions
And More! Many Conditions Qualify For Medical Cannabis In Florida.
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Where Can I Find A Medical Marijuana Doctor In Florida?
Dr. Green Relief Marijuana Doctors serve the entire state of Florida including Miami, Tampa, Orlando, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Palm Beach and St. Petersburg. We make the process of obtaining your Florida Medical Marijuana Card easy and affordable!
What Conditions Qualify For A Medical Marijuana Card In Florida?
There are many conditions that can qualify you for a Florida Medical Marijuana Card. Dr. Green Relief assists patients suffering from a wide variety of conditions that include but are not limited to the following:
- Chronic Pain
- Crohn’s disease
- Muscle spasms
- Multiple sclerosis
Note: Any medical condition that is not listed but is believed to benefit from the use of cannabis may be used to qualify you for the Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program. Keep in mind that your Florida Cannabis Card Certification is issued at the doctor’s discretion and is based on his professional medical expertise. Schedule your appointment today with confidence, our cannabis friendly doctors offer a 100% money-back guarantee! If you don’t qualify, you don’t pay.
Do I Automatically Qualify For A Florida Medical Marijuana Card If I Have A Qualifying Condition?
No. Unfortunately, you do not immediately qualify for a Florida Cannabis Card just because you have a qualifying condition. You must have a licensed Florida Marijuana Doctor certify you for the program.
What Benefits Of Having A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
Once one of our Florida Marijuana Doctors certify you for the use of medical cannabis, you will be exempt from state-level prosecution for the use and possession of cannabis in accordance with the applicable state laws. Being a Florida Medical Marijuana Card holder will allow you to purchase cannabis products from licensed dispensaries throughout the State.
Where Can I Purchase Marijuana Once I have My Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
After being certified for the Florida Cannabis Program and obtaining your Florida Cannabis ID Card you may purchase medical marijuana products from any licensed Florida Dispensary.
Is Cannabis Available For Purchase By Anyone In the State Of Florida?
No. To buy marijuana in Florida, you must have a valid Florida Medical Marijuana Card and current doctor’s certification. Our Florida Marijuana Doctors certify patients for many conditions!
Can I Get A Marijuana Prescription In Florida?
No. Marijuana is federally illegal, there is not a doctor that can “prescribe” you medical marijuana. You wouldn’t be able to fill a prescription for marijuana at any Florida pharmacies such as CVS or Walgreens because they don’t carry cannabis products. Instead, you receive a recommendation for the use of Marijuana by a certified Florida Marijuana Doctor and obtain your medical marijuana at a licensed dispensary In Florida.
What Is A Florida Medical Marijuana Doctor’s Certification?
To participate in the Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program you must receive a doctor’s certification indicating that you suffer from a medical condition that would benefit from the use of cannabis. Our qualified Florida Marijuana Doctors provide patients the essential certification needed to obtain their Florida Marijuana Card.
Is Any Doctor Qualified To Certify Me For The Use Of Cannabis In Florida?
No. To be a licensed Florida Marijuana Doctor, you must complete the required coursework, and become certified by the State of Florida. There is a very limited amount of qualified cannabis doctors throughout the State of Florida.
How Long Is My Doctor’s Certification Valid For?
Although your Florida Cannabis Identification Card is good for (1) year, the law requires your doctor’s certification to be renewed within (7) months of your initial visit. Dr. Green Relief Florida Marijuana Doctors offer the lowest price MMJ card certifications and renewals in the State.
How Far In Advance Do I Need To Renew My Doctor’s Certification?
Our team of Florida Cannabis Doctors recommends renewing your doctor’s certification at least 45 days before it expires. Having a valid doctor’s certification and State issued Florida Medical Marijuana Card is required to legally purchase, possess, and consume cannabis. Avoid having your certification lapse and stay protected!
How Long Is My Florida Marijuana Card Good For?
Your Florida Medical Marijuana Card Is good for (1) year from the date of issuance from the Florida Department of Health.
Is Having A Florida Medical Marijuana ID Card Optional?
No. The Florida Medical Marijuana Identification card is not optional. All patients must obtain their identification card before being able to purchase medical marijuana at a Florida Dispensary.
Is There A Fee To Obtain A Florida Medical Marijuana ID Card?
Yes. The Florida Department of Health charges $75 annually to issue your Florida Medical Marijuana ID card.
Can I Use Cannabis While I’m Waiting For My Florida Medical Marijuana ID Card?
Once you are certified by a Dr. Green Relief Marijuana Doctors you will be able to fulfill a cannabis order at a Florida dispensary only after you obtain your Florida State Issued Cannabis Identification Card. It is a requirement for purchasing any cannabis products.
What Do I Do If I Lose My Florida Marijuana Card?
No need to worry. Contact the Florida Health Division and inform them of the situation and they will advise you on how to obtain another cannabis ID card.
How Do I Renew My Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
Just give us a call! Dr. Green Relief assists patients with Florida Medical Marijuana Card renewals and new patient certifications. We have the lowest prices throughout the entire State of Florida.
How Far In Advance Do I Need To Renew My Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
Dr. Green Relief recommends renewing your Florida Medical Marijuana Card at least 60 days prior to expiration to prevent lapse.
What Changes In My Life Am I Required To Report To The Florida Health Division?
You will need to update the Florida Health Division if you change your address, lose your card or no longer want your card.
Who Will Know I Have A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
The Florida Medical Marijuana Card Registry is a confidential State program. The registry is not available for discovery by the general public, including employers. Law enforcement agencies, dispensaries, and your designated physician will have access to verify your status as a card holding patient.
What Do I Need To Apply For The Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program?
After being certified for the use of cannabis by one of our Florida Marijuana Doctors you will need to apply to the Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program by providing the following documents:
- Proof of Florida Residency
- Doctor’s Certification For Cannabis Use
- Completed Florida Compassionate Use Program Application
- Passport Photo
Don’t worry! Dr. Green Relief Marijuana Doctors will assist you each step of the way to ensure a smooth and simple process.
What Are The Florida Medical Marijuana Card State Fees?
There is an annual state fee of ($75) for the issuance of your Florida Medical Marijuana ID Card. Our Florida Cannabis Doctors offer the lowest priced MMJ evaluations in the State.
What Could Cause My Florida Medical Marijuana Card Application To Get Denied?
Incomplete applications or applications missing processing fees will be denied until they are completed. The Florida Department of Health makes no assessment related to the doctor’s certification. If you need application assistance, our Florida Marijuana Doctors will gladly guide you and answer any questions you may have.
Can I Reapply For My Florida Medical Marijuana Card If I Am Denied?
Absolutely. Denials are very uncommon. Our team of Florida Marijuana Doctors will gladly review your application for completeness before submitting it to the Florida Department of Health for processing.
Can A Minor Apply For A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
According to the law, minors may apply for a Florida Medical Marijuana Card at the discretion of a Florida Marijuana Doctor. Minors must have a legal representative such as a parent or guardian provide written consent and act as a caregiver. Minors must also be certified by (2) Florida Marijuana Doctors instead of (1).
How Long Does It Take To Process A Florida Marijuana Card Application?
When applying for your Florida Medical Marijuana Card, applications are typically processed within 30 days but can take longer depending on the volume of applicants the state is processing.
Can I Expedite My Florida Medical Marijuana Card Application?
No. Although our Dr. Green Relief Florida Marijuana Doctors can usually provide you with same day appointments for your cannabis certification, your State ID card is processed by the Florida Department of Health typically within 30 days.
What Paperwork Needs To Be Filled Out To Qualify For A Florida Marijuana Card?
When going through the process of obtaining your Florida Medical Marijuana Card, there are a few pages of State documents that will need to be completed by you and the doctor and then submitted to the State for processing. The documents include proof of residency, release of information, registry application form and doctor’s certification.
How Do I Know My Florida Marijuana Card Application Was Approved?
The State typically takes 30 days to process your Florida Marijuana Card Application. You will be contacted if there are any errors on your application. Dr. Green Relief Florida Marijuana Doctors assist all patients with their application to help avoid mistakes or omissions. This will ensure your cannabis card application gets processed as quickly as possible.
What Is The Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program?
The Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program was designed to protect qualified patients from state-level criminal charges for the use and possession of medical cannabis. Individuals holding a Florida Medical Marijuana Card are exempt from State prosecution as long as they follow the laws and regulations outlined by the State of Florida.
How Do I Join The Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program?
To obtain your Florida Medical Marijuana Card you must first consult with a certified Florida Marijuana Doctor and then once recommended for the use of cannabis you will need to enroll in the State MMJ registry program.
Is My Participation In The Florida Marijuana Card Program Confidential?
Having your Florida Medical Marijuana Card is confidential. Your status as a patient will not be shared with your employer, landlord, other physicians without your expressed consent. The only organizations that can verify you possess a Florida Medical Marijuana Card are law enforcement agencies and dispensaries. It is not available for discovery by the general public. You must provide your Florida Medical Marijuana Identification Card.
Who Regulates Florida’s Medical Marijuana Card Program?
The Office of Compassionate Use is an office within the Florida Department of Health that regulates the Florida Cannabis Card Program. The Office of Compassionate Use is not authorized to make any assessments related to your health or doctor’s certification because they are not medical professionals.
What Is The Florida Medical Marijuana Compassionate Use Registry?
The Florida Medical Marijuana Compassionate Use Registry is a confidential State database that is used by dispensaries and local law enforcement agencies to verify your status as a medical patient. This database along your Florida Medical Marijuana Card will prevent you from facing criminal charges for the use, purchase, and possession of medical cannabis in Florida.
Can Additional Qualifying Conditions Be Added To The Florida Cannabis Card Program?
Yes. Additional conditions may be added from time to time by the Florida Department of Health and lawmakers. Remember, qualifying for your Florida Medical Marijuana Card is risk-free with our 100% money back guarantee.
What Is A Caregiver/Qualified Legal Representative?
When referencing the Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program, a qualified legal representative may be someone responsible for your health and well-being such as a caregiver, parent or guardian.
Who Can Be My Legal Representative for the Florida MMJ program?
When consulting with a Florida Marijuana Doctor keep in mind that a Legal Representative may be one of the following:
- A parent or guardian if the patient is a minor
- A caregiver pursuant to a court authorization
- An individual with power of attorney
Can My Legal Representative Help Me Purchase My Cannabis?
When purchasing cannabis at a licensed Florida dispensary, your legal representative/caregiver may purchase medical cannabis on your behalf. The individual acting on your behalf must also be registered with the Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program and be identified as your legal representative.
How Is Medical Marijuana Legal In The State Of Florida?
Medical Marijuana is legal in Florida because of 2 separate laws. The first law dates back to the United States Constitution and is known as the Tenth Amendment. The Tenth Amendment essentially allows each state the right to govern themselves by giving power to the people.
The second law that makes having a medical marijuana program in Florida possible is an amendment to the Florida Constitution known as Amendment 2. The voters passed Amendment 2 which allows Florida residents to qualify for the use of Medical Cannabis with a doctor’s certification under a wide variety of medical conditions.
What Is Florida’s Amendment 2?
Amendment 2 was approved by voters on November 8th, 2016 and expands on Florida’s previous “Low THC Program”. Amendment 2 allows individuals to qualify for medical cannabis under a much larger list of medical conditions with a certified doctor’s approval. The new program also allows high THC to be sold and consumed for medical use. The law Florida Medical Marijuana Card Program went into effect Jan 3, 2017.
If I Have My Florida Medical Marijuana Card What Are The Restrictions?
Once you are certified for the use of cannabis by one of our Florida Marijuana Doctors you must comply with all applicable state laws to avoid prosecution. That means you may not drive under the influence of cannabis, operate heavy machinery, or travel out of state with your medical marijuana. Having a Florida Medical Marijuana Card does not make you exempt from using good judgment. For more information give Dr. Green Relief Florida Marijuana Doctors a call! Our staff will gladly answer any questions you may have.
Can I Use Marijuana In Public If I Have A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
No. Using cannabis in public is illegal and strongly discouraged by our team of Florida Marijuana Doctors. If caught, you may risk being prosecuted. It is important to use good judgment and caution when using cannabis and stay within the privacy of your home.
Can I Sell Marijuana Products To Others If I Have A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
Absolutely not. That would be illegal! You were certified for the use of cannabis by a Florida Marijuana Doctor and selling or sharing your cannabis would violate the local and federal laws and put you at risk for prosecution.
Can I Drive Under The Influence Of Medical Marijuana In Florida?
Just because you possess a Florida Medical Marijuana Card does not make you exempt from receiving a DUI. It is recommended to exercise caution and use good judgement when operating a vehicle or heavy machinery. THC registers in your blood levels long after its effects have worn off.
Does A Florida Medical Marijuana Card Make Me Exempt From Federal Prosecution?
Having a Florida Medical Marijuana Card will prevent you from State-Level prosecution for the use and possession of cannabis in accordance with the State laws, but it does not prevent you from being Federally prosecuted as marijuana is still Federally illegal. It is important to note that Federal agencies are not wasting resources to prosecute medical marijuana patients that are abiding by state laws.
What Is The Maximum Amount Of Marijuana I Can Purchase In Florida?
Having a Florida Medical Marijuana Card allows you to purchase a maximum supply for up to 70 days as determined by the certifying physician.
What Is The Maximum Amount Of Marijuana I Can Possess In Florida?
The maximum amount a Florida Marijuana Card holding patient can possess is a 70 day supply as determined by the doctor’s orders.
Can I Grow My Own Marijuana If I Have A Florida Medical Marijuana Card?
No. Having a Florida Cannabis Card does not allow you to travel from another state to Florida with cannabis. It is against the law to travel into or out of the state with cannabis regardless of your patient status. You risk prosecution. You must purchase it within the State of Florida from a licensed dispensary.
Does Florida Recognize Out Of State Marijuana Patients?
Currently, Florida does not recognize patients holding an out of state marijuana card.
Is My Employer Required To Recognize That I Have A Florida Cannabis Card?
No. Because medical marijuana is federally illegal, employers are not required to recognize your certification. It is ultimately at the discretion of the employer to recognize your Florida Cannabis Card.
Is My Doctor Protected From Disciplinary Action For Recommending Medical Marijuana?
Yes, the medical board is not taking action against Florida Marijuana Doctors that recommend qualified patients for the Florida Cannabis Program.
Where Do I Purchase Marijuana In Florida?
After receiving your Florida Medical Marijuana Card you will be able to purchase your cannabis at any State approved dispensary.
Can I Go To A Pharmacy To Buy Medical Marijuana In Florida?
No. A normal pharmacy will not be able to fill your marijuana order because cannabis is still federally illegal. Instead, you will go to a Florida Marijuana Dispensary to fulfill your order. These highly regulated state approved facilities specialize in the cultivation and dispensing of cannabis products.
What Is A Florida Approved Marijuana Dispensary?
A Florida Approved Marijuana Dispensary is a legal and licensed facility that is regulated by the State to cultivate and dispense cannabis products to patients holding a valid Florida Medical Marijuana Card.
Only individuals holding a valid Florida Medical Marijuana Card with a current doctor’s certification can purchase medical cannabis from a Florida Dispensary.
What Happens If I Purchase Marijuana Products From A Non Licensed Dispensary?
Having a Florida Medical Marijuana Card does not allow you to purchase cannabis from just anywhere. You risk prosecution by breaking state laws. You must purchase your medical marijuana from a Florida State licensed dispensary.
How Much Marijuana Can I Purchase At One Time?
Having a Florida Medical Marijuana allows you to purchase a 45 day supply of product as ordered by the doctor.
What Is Considered A 70 Day Supply?
The doctor determines your 70 day supply within your order which is then fulfilled by the dispensary.
Do I Have To Purchase The Entire Amount The Doctor Recommended Me For?
No, you do not have to purchase the entire amount the doctor recommended for you, you just can not purchase above your limit.
Dr. Green Relief is the patient’s choice for Marijuana Doctors all over the U.S. We make getting your Medical Marijuana Card easy!