ILLINOIS MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Examinations for Medical Marijuana Certification completed via telemedicine ​and you get your card within 24-48 hours.

Qualifying Patients enrolled in SSDI or SSI and Veterans are eligible for reduced MMC exam and may be eligible for a reduced application fee.

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BENEFITS OF A MEDICAL MARIJUANA CARD

BENEFITS OF A MEDICAL MARIJUANA CARD

MARIJUANA TAX EXEMPTION- Lower sales tax with higher purchase limits

ACCESS TO A HIGHER THC PRODUCTS - Higher-potency cannabis products (high in THC)

GREATER CANNABIS ACCESS -  Medical Marijuana card holders have priority over recreational buyers.

DISCOUNT AT DISPENSARIES - Cannabis products are less expensive at medical dispensaries than recreational ones.  

HOW TO APPLY

  • We can help, our compassionate provider can help you qualify for your Medical Marijuana Card with a simple telehealth video visit.  If you qualify, we will fill out the Healthcare Form

      needed for your application.  If we find that you don't qualify, we will give you a 100%                  refund. 

  • Then, gather 2 proofs of residency, you can find a complete list of acceptable proof of residency here and an application here

  • Scan and upload your paperwork here and choose your dispensary.

  • You will receive an email to print your Medical Marijuana Card within 24-48 hours.

MMC

REGISTRATION FEE

EXTENDING OR

RE-CERTIFYING

Registration fee:

  • $100 for a 1-year ID card

  • $200 for a $2-year ID card

  • $250 for a $3-year ID card

Reduced fee Application: SSDI, SSI, and Veterans

  • $50 for a 1-year ID card

  • $100 for a 2-year ID card

  • $125 for a 3-year ID card

Care givers:

  • $25 for 1 year ID card

  • $50 for 2 year ID card

  • $75 for 3 year ID card

  • $75 if applying separately for an already registered patient.  Expiration date for caregiver and patient card are the same.

Currently, medical cannabis has two types of renewals:

  1. Extension renewal- a yearly incremental renewal for patients that did not purchase a three-year card at the onset of registering and wish to continue with the Medical Cannabis Patient Program. No Physician Written Certification is required for this type of extension.

  2. Full Recertification renewal- requires patients to have a new updated physician certification as well as additional documents. Be sure to read all renewal letters in their entirety.

For more information Click Here

Application fee and exam fee are separate.

QUALIFYING FOR A MMC CARD IN ILLINOIS

CONDITIONS THAT QUALIFY CONDITIONS

  • Be a resident of the State of Illinois at the time of application and remain a resident during participation in the program

  • Have a qualifying debilitating medical condition

  • Have a signed provider certification (unless you are a veteran receiving medical care at a VA facility)

  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • Not hold a school bus permit or Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) 

  • Not be an active duty law enforcement officer, correctional officer, correctional probation officer, or firefighter.

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  • Here is a look at some of the qualifying conditions.  You can see the full list on the IDPH website.
    • Autism

    • Agitation of Alzheimer’s disease

    • HIV/AIDS

    • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

    • Anorexia

    • Cancer

    • Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy

    • Crohn’s disease

    • CRPS (complex regional pain syndrome Type II)

    • Dystonia

    • Fibrous Dysplasia

    • Glaucoma

    • Hepatitis C

    • Lupus

    • Multiple Sclerosis