Living in New York and need a medical marijuana card? We make getting a NY medical cannabis card simple, affordable, and convenient. Patients can purchase products from every medical cannabis dispensary across the Empire State with a single ID that can be obtained by using our secure online portal.
What are the Qualifying Conditions for a Medical Marijuana Card in New York?
In New York, qualifying conditions for medical marijuana cards have been more strict than in some other states. However, with new cannabis laws passing in 2021, more qualifying conditions may be added to the list.
Although recreational cannabis is only available for adults 21 and over, people may be surprised to learn that medical cannabis is an option for children with qualifying conditions in New York.
Patients may be eligible for medical cannabis if they are diagnosed with debilitating, life-threatening, severe conditions, or pain that would otherwise be managed with opioids.
Your New York medical marijuana card can be obtained 100% online at Doctors of Cannabis.
New York requires that residents meet with a certified medical marijuana doctor before applying for their medical card through the state. Doctors of Cannabis can help you connect with a certified doctor and complete and submit your approval for your medical marijuana card.
As long as your information matches what the DMV has on file, you will be able to download your temporary card immediately after registering. Your permanent card will be delivered in the mail within 2 weeks. According to New York law, you must renew your medical marijuana card every year.
How to Get Your Medical Card In New York?
Once you’re certified by our doctors, you will need to sign up with the New York State Health Department:
Patients can access the temporary card immediately after enrolling with the state, as long as the referral information matches what is in your DMV file. The plastic card will be mailed within 1-2 weeks.
Common Questions About New York Medical Marijuana
Have a question? We can help! Check out these frequently asked questions below, or get in touch with us for further assistance.
Yes! Obtaining your medical marijuana card online with Doctors of Cannabis is 100% legal in New York. New York’s State Senate Bill 2405 allows patients to speak with certified doctors online about medical cannabis.
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