Requirements for physicians recommending cannabis products to patients
Jul 20, 2016 | Doctors
There are a few requirements for becoming authorized to order low-THC cannabis or medical cannabis for patients.
THE ‘RIGHT TO TRY ACT’
Jul 11, 2016 | Doctors, Patients
A physician is authorized to order medical cannabis under the “Right to Try Act” to treat a patient who has a terminal condition that is attested to by the patient’s physician and confirmed by a second independent evaluation by a board-certified physician in an appropriate specialty for that condition. Patient is defined in section 499.0295, Florida Statues.
Low-THC Cannabis vs. Medical Cannabis
Jul 04, 2016 | Doctors, Patients
Florida law permits certain patients to obtain medical cannabis if authorized by a physician who has undergone required training. There are two types of medical cannabis that can be obtained by qualified patients: Low-THC Cannabis and Medical Cannabis.