Louisiana Medical Marijuana Card Online
Get your Louisiana medical marijuana card online from the comfort of your own home or get 100% of your money back!
Join over 100,000 patients nationwide who have chosen Green Health Docs as their medical cannabis physicians.
We make getting your medical marijuana card easy, simply schedule your appointment below if you’re ready to get started!
Book your Louisiana medical marijuana card online evaluation. Call 1-877-242-0362 if you need help.
How to Get a Louisiana Medical Marijuana Card Online
No matter where you live in Louisiana, our licensed physicians can certify you for a legal Louisiana marijuana card online. Our team offers marijuana evaluations online via telemedicine. Even if we don’t have a physical clinic nearby, you can still get evaluated by our doctors through a video call at no extra cost using the telehealth option. All you need to do is schedule above or if you prefer, call/text our support team at 1-877-242-0362 and set up an appointment with our doctor. The convenience of our Louisiana medical marijuana online services is unbeatable.
Get Your Louisiana Medical Marijuana Card Online in 3 Easy Steps:
Schedule your appointment.
You can book an appointment to be evaluated by our medical marijuana doctor using the form above or give us a call or text at 877-242-0362. We’ll send you a short intake form to fill out in your confirmation email. If you’re a Louisiana resident and have one of the state-approved debilitating medical conditions, then you will most likely qualify. Same-day appointments are available!
Speak with our doctor.
Use the link found in your appointment confirmation email to access our virtual waiting room. From here our licensed medical marijuana doctor will start the video call and evaluate you based on your current health condition, past medical history, and any documentation you are able to provide to determine if you qualify for a card.
Get your official Louisiana medical marijuana card.
If you’re approved by our doctor, we’ll enter your information into the Louisiana Prescription Monitoring Program database and send your recommendation to the dispensary of your choice the same day. Once your recommendation is in place, you can immediately access the dispensary and begin purchasing medical marijuana products.
1. Book Now
2. Get Evaluated
3. Obtain Your Card
Qualifying Medical Conditions for a Louisiana Medical Marijuana Card
To obtain your Louisiana medical marijuana card, you will need to be diagnosed with at least one of the following state-approved qualifying medical conditions:
· Autism spectrum disorder
· Cachexia / wasting syndrome
· Chronic pain
· Crohn’s disease
· Epilepsy / seizure disorders
· HIV / AIDS
· Multiple sclerosis
· Muscular dystrophy
· Parkinson’s disease
· Post-traumatic stress disorder
· Severe muscle spasms
How Green Health Docs Telemedicine Works
If you are not great with technology, don’t worry! Online telemedicine appointments are easier than you may think. Just make sure you have a device such as a computer, smartphone, or tablet that has internet access and a working camera.
Once your appointment is scheduled, you’ll receive a confirmation email soon after. The confirmation email will have your intake form, which you’ll want to complete as soon as possible (it typically takes less than 10 minutes). This email will also have the link to access your online appointment. Simply click the link at your scheduled appointment time to access the virtual waiting room, and from there, our doctor will give you a call.
If you’re unsure about any part of the process to get your medical card online, give our friendly support staff a call at 877-242-0362 and we will be happy to assist!
How to Apply with the State as a Medical Marijuana Patient
Patients are NOT required to register themselves with the state. After you’ve been approved by our Louisiana medical marijuana doctor, we will enter your recommendation into the Prescription Monitoring Program database and send your information to the dispensary of your choice. Once the dispensary receives your recommendation, you will immediately have access and be able to purchase medical marijuana products.
Benefits of a Louisiana Medical Marijuana Card
· Access to dispensaries. Only Louisiana patients who have received a recommendation for medical marijuana will be able to access state-licensed dispensaries or “pharmacies”. There will be 9 pharmacies located throughout the state by the time the program is fully operational.
· Legal protection. Medical marijuana patients in Louisiana will legally be able to possess and consume marijuana products. Residents without a card who are caught with marijuana may face fines or possibly severe legal penalties.
· Guidance from healthcare and industry professionals. As a medical patient, you will have access to the professional opinion of our doctors and staff as well as dispensary agents regarding what strains, forms, and dosages of marijuana may work best for you. This helps ensure you are getting the best possible care using medical marijuana.
Louisana Medical Marijuana Card
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I qualify for a Louisiana medical marijuana card?
If you are a Louisiana resident diagnosed with at least one of the state-approved qualifying medical conditions, then you most likely be approved. If you’re unsure about your condition or medical documentation, give us a call or text 7 days per week at 877-242-0362 and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have or schedule you an appointment.
How do I obtain a Louisiana medical marijuana card?
We make obtaining your card easy! It basically comes down to just 2 steps:
- Schedule an appointment with our licensed medical marijuana doctor.
- Meet with the doctor online to be evaluated.
If you qualify, our doctor will enter your information into the Prescription Monitoring Program database the same day of your appointment and send your recommendation to the dispensary of your choice. Once they receive your recommendation, you will immediately have access to purchase medical marijuana products. If you’re ready to get started, you can use the form at the top of this page to schedule your appointment online or give us a call.
What is the total cost to obtain a Louisiana medical marijuana card?
The initial fee to be evaluated by our doctor is $200 payable by credit or debit. The fee includes the visit with the doctor, medical marijuana education, and any other assistance needed throughout the process. There is no state registration fee.
Will insurance cover any costs of getting a Louisiana medical marijuana card?
Insurance programs unfortunately do not cover any costs related to obtaining your medical marijuana card due to conflicts with federal law.
How long does the evaluation with the doctor typically take?
The consultation with our doctor typically takes about 10-15 minutes.
Is approval by the Louisiana medical marijuana doctor guaranteed by Green Health Docs?
Only our licensed medical marijuana doctor can determine if you qualify for the program, so we cannot guarantee your approval. However, if you do not get approved by our doctor you will receive a FULL refund! Our knowledgeable and friendly support staff is ready to help get you fully prepared for your appointment so that you have the best chance of approval, just give us a call or text if you would like to know more.
Can any doctor in Louisiana issue a recommendation for medical marijuana?
No, only doctors and medical professionals who have registered with the Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners may issue recommendations for marijuana. All Louisiana doctors here at Green Health Docs are registered with the state to be able to issue recommendations.
How do I apply with the state as a medical marijuana patient?
You are not required to register yourself as a medical marijuana patient in Louisiana. Once your certifying doctor has entered your information into the Prescription Monitoring Program database and sent your recommendation to a dispensary, you will immediately have access to purchase medical marijuana products.
What types of medical marijuana will be available to purchase at Louisiana dispensaries?
Louisiana dispensaries will carry a wide range of medical marijuana products, excluding raw cannabis flower. This includes oils, extracts, tinctures, sprays, capsules, pills, solutions, suspension, gelatin-based chewables, lotions, transdermal patches, and suppositories. There is currently legislation pending that would add raw cannabis flower to the list of acceptable forms.
How much medical marijuana can I purchase and possess?
As a Louisiana medical patient, you may legally purchase and possess up to the amount recommended by your certifying doctor. The amount will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
Can I grow marijuana as a medical patient?
No. All marijuana products must be purchased from a state-licensed dispensary.
Can I use my card in another state that has a medical marijuana program?
At the current moment there aren’t any other states that accept Louisiana medical marijuana prescriptions. Because reciprocity laws differ from state to state and change frequently, we recommend contacting a dispensary in the state you’re interested in visiting to find out if they will accept your card.
How long is my Louisiana medical marijuana card valid?
Your Louisiana medical marijuana recommendation is valid for one (1) year from the date it was issued. We will contact you when your recommendation is nearing expiration to set up a renewal consultation with our doctor.
What is the process to renew a Louisiana medical marijuana card?
You are required to be re-evaluated by a doctor and obtain an updated medical marijuana recommendation once per year to continue legally possessing and consuming medical marijuana products. The cost for a renewal consultation with our doctor is $150.
What is a medical marijuana caregiver?
A caregiver is a Louisiana resident age 18 or over who is designated by a medical marijuana patient to be able to possess medical cannabis on behalf of the patient. They are also designated to help dispense and administer medical cannabis for the patient.
How do I register as a caregiver?
Caregivers will need to be entered into the Louisiana Prescription Monitoring Program database by the patient’s certifying physician.
Will anyone be able to find out that I have obtained my Louisiana medical marijuana card?
No, as a medical patient you are protected by HIPAA. We make the privacy and security of our patients’ confidential information a top priority. No one will be able to find out your status as a medical marijuana patient unless you openly tell them or if you are administered a drug screening.
Can my employer still administer a marijuana drug screening if I am a Louisiana medical cardholder?
Yes. There is not currently any legislation in place that provides medical marijuana patients protection in the workplace from either receiving drug screenings or receiving disciplinary action regarding the results of a drug screening. For this reason, we recommend making sure you are fully aware of your employer’s policy regarding drug screenings and medical marijuana before moving forward with the process.