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How to Get A Medical Card in Jacksonville Beach, FL

Jacksonville Beach – Marijuana cards in Florida are state issued ID cards that enable qualified patients that have a doctor recommend the purchase of THC & CBD Medicines from a registered dispensary, or MMTC, in the Great State of Florida. Below answers the question, “How To Get A Medical Marijuana Card in Jacksonville Beach?”

Florida law has several requirements for patients to be eligible to receive low-THC cannabis or medical cannabis:

  1. A patient must have been diagnosed with a qualifying condition as listed below.
  2. A patient must be a Florida resident, that includes part time residents.
  3. If under the age of 18, a patient must have a second physician agree to the use of low-THC high-CBD cannabis or medical cannabis in order to obtain an order from a qualified physician.
  4. An ordering physician must determine the risks of using low-THC cannabis or medical cannabis are reasonable in light of the benefit to the patient.
  5. A patient must be registered with the Medical Marijuana Use Registry by their certified medical cannabis doctor.

Click here for the in depth, complete guide that covers all the details, Q&A, additional debilitating conditions that have qualified patients, and frequently asked questions regarding How To Get a Florida Marijuana Card Guidelines.

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How to Find a Medical Marijuana Doctor in Jacksonville Beach

Finding a nearby Jacksonville Beach doctor that recommends medical marijuana that you feel comfortable with is very important. Your recommending doctor will clear you to get a medical marijuana card and can write an order for 70 days of cannabis with 3 refills. Many doctors will issue a refill without an in person visit. Once the 3 refills have been completed or 210 days have gone by you will need an in office visit at your Jacksonville Beach marijuana doctor’s clinic for another renewal. Throughout Jacksonville Beach marijuana doctors are recommending MMJ for treatment every day. Check out the map on the doctors clinics page, download the MedCard app, or fill out the patient registration form and a local doctor contact you as available.

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How To Prep for a Marijuana Consultation In Jacksonville Beach

Per Florida law, patients must be 21 years or older to receive a Florida MedCard. If you’re younger than 21, your guardian or caregiver must be at least 21 and certified. You must be seen by a licensed medical cannabis doctor, who will input your information into the Marijuana Use Registry if they deem you qualify.

Preparing for your appointment can be made easier by forwarding your medical records to your doctor. You must bring a form of photo ID to prove your residency with you when you come in for your scheduled appointment. Because Florida allows seasonal residents, those who live in Florida for at least 31 consecutive days each year, to qualify for medical marijuana, you will need to proof of your residency which can be done through utility bills.

Be prepared to review your past treatments and their effectiveness with your med marijuana doctor during your visit. Your MMJ Doctor may also speak to you about possible dosages and different strains of MMJ available, as well as the legal forms of medical cannabis, such as oils, sprays, oral applications, topical’s, and vape pens with cartridges. Click here to view the full range of dispensary menu products available near Jacksonville Beach offered by Florida’s MMTC’s.

Qualifying conditions for medical marijuana in Florida. List of debilitating conditions in FL.

Qualifying Conditions for Marijuana in Jacksonville Beach

List of Debilitating Conditions Required to Receive Medical Marijuana in Jacksonville Beach, FL

  • Cancer
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV
  • AIDS
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple sclerosis (MS)
  • Medical conditions of the same kind or class as or comparable to those above
  • A terminal condition diagnosed by a physician other than the qualified physician issuing the physician certification
  • Chronic nonmalignant pain caused by a qualifying medical condition or that originates from a qualifying medical condition and persists beyond the usual course of that qualifying medical condition.
  • Other Debilitating Condition of Like, Kind or Class


Get Certified in Jacksonville Beach, FL for Medical Cannabis

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For potential medical marijuana patients we are now offering the service that makes it easy to connect with a certified recommending doctor near you. You will also receive updates & news relative to the medical marijuana program. If you are interested please fill out the MMJ patient registration form and a clinic representative will contact you as available. Legal FL Residents Only.

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Jacksonville Beach Marijuana FAQ’s

Frequently asked questions about medical marijuana, FL Med Cards, CBD, edibles, laws, recreational weed, travel & more:

1. How Much Does a Medical Card Cost To Get In Jacksonville Beach?

  • $75 – The Department accepts applications from patients and legal representatives. Patients must be entered into the Medical Marijuana Use Registry by a qualified physician to receive a card. Applications may be submitted online through the Medical Marijuana Use Registry, or mailed to the Office of Medical Marijuana Use.

2. How much does a Recommending Marijuana Doctor near Jacksonville Beach Cost?

  • The Average Cost to visit a Certified Ordering Doctor is $200-$300 for the initial visit and $100 – $200 for the follow up visit. Some doctors are offering a monthly subscription service between $40 – $90 monthly. This can be much more costly in the long run.

3. How often do I have to see my doctor?

  • Your Doctor can write an order for 70 days of cannabis with 3 refills. Many Doctors will refill without an in person visit. Once the 3 refills have been completed (210 days) you will need an in office visit with your Doctor for another renewal.

4. My Florida Medical Marijuana Card has Expired. How to get a Renewal?

  • To maintain an active Medical Marijuana Use Registry identification card, a patient and/or legal representative must annually submit a renewal application, along with the application fee and any required accompanying documents to the department forty-five (45) days prior to the card expiration date.

5. Are there local dispensaries open near Jacksonville Beach?

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  • Yes, you can check out locations on our dispensary map or visit the Florida Cannabis Brands home pages on FL Dispensaries.

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6. How long does it take to get a medical marijuana card?

  • According to a recent release from the state’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use, paper applications were processed in about 23 days, and online applications took about 17 days. Patients can use an e-mail approval from the state temporarily while waiting for their med card in the mail.

7. Can I Smoke Weed in Jacksonville Beach Once Qualified?

  • No, at this time Florida prohibits smoking of medical marijuana.

8. Can I Take My Medical Marijuana to a Different State?

  • No. According to current laws patients who obtain a medical card should use medical marijuana in Florida only. Medical marijuana patients may face federal and local charges of transporting marijuana if they cross state lines with the drug. This is true even if the states between which they are traveling allow medical marijuana. Should you need to travel with your marijuana it would be best to contact the state’s Bureau of health to understand the exact laws of the state you are traveling to in order to not risk breaking the law.

9. I see CBD Oils, Edibles, Topicals, & Gummies for sale on commercials, the internet and signs at smoke shops near Jacksonville Beach. Are these CBD products legal?

  • Hemp based CBD Oils, Edibles, Topicals, & Gummies are legal in Jacksonville Beach, however to obtain Cannabis derived CBD oil, you will need be issued a medical marijuana card from a recommending physician.

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10. Will CBD, or cannabidiol oil get me high?

  • No. CBD is a product that has no THC if derived from hemp and very little if derived from cannabis. THC is the chemical compound that creates the “high”. CBD products are available for patients that need non-euphoric treatment.

11. Is CBD for Pets really a thing?

  • Yes, CBD for Dogs, CBD for Cats, and CBD for pets in general is becoming a popular treatment for caring for pets that have arthritis, chronic pain and other ailments. The efficacy and safety of CBD for dogs, cats, and other pets have not been evauated by the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA only evaluates foods and drugs, not supplements like these products.

12. Where can I get CBD for pets in Jacksonville Beach?

  • You can find CBD for pets online, at some pet stores, and at holistic shops.
  • Buy CBD for pets online here.

13. I Recently Read An Article That Recreational Weed Was Legal In Florida, Is This True?

  • No. Recreational Marijuana and recreational dispensaries are NOT LEGAL in Jacksonville Beach or anywhere esle in Florida – The Article was Fake News.

14. How Much Should I consume?

  • You should always consult with a Florida marijuana certified physician before using and that doctor will set the course of treatment.

Click here for the in depth, complete guide that covers all the details, Q&A, additional debilitating conditions that have qualified patients, and frequently asked questions regarding How To Get a Florida Marijuana Card Guidelines.

Complete Guide

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