Massachusetts Medical Cannabis Program Details For Patients
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program: Contact Details
Department of Public Health of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
One Ashburton Place
Boston, MA 02108
Website: Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program
Note from State, on sources for medical marijuana
On February 12, 2016, the Patriot Care Corp. was approved by Governor Charlie Baker’s Administration, allowing retails sales of marijuana to registered qualifying patients and personal caregivers.
The Massachusetts Patient Registry fee application, is $50. The Massachusetts Marijuana Registry is mandatory.
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program: Information
Ballot Question 3, approved in November 2012 — effective January 2013 — ensures that there be “no punishment under state law for qualifying patients, physicians, and health care professionals, personal caregivers for patients or medical marijuana treatment center agents for the medical use of marijuana”.
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program: Qualifying Conditions
Patients in Massachusetts diagnosed with one of the following severe, debilitating, or life-threatening medical conditions, are afforded legal protection under the Massachusetts Medical Marijuana law:
Cancer, glaucoma, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) / acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Crohn’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and other conditions as determined in writing by a qualifying patient’s physician.
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program: Possession and Cultivation Regulations
Medical marijuana patients in Massachusetts, are legally allowed to possess a sixty-day supply, that is specifically defined by state-regulations, as “10 ounces”.
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program: Telemedicine
Massachusetts marijuana doctors please be advised, you may now provide medical marijuana telemedicine services online, giving patients the ability to now see a marijuana doctor online and in real-time, via the medical marijuana telemedicine portal, provided that the medical marijuana telemedicine doctor first establish a bonafide relationship with a patient in-person, after which all follow-up visits may be conducted using medical marijuana telemedicine services, online.