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Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

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Medical Use of Marijuana Program

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The Details of Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

What you need for Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

Before registering as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program, you must:
    Get a certification. You need to be certified by a qualified health care provider. Schedule an appointment with your health care provider and ask about the Medical Use of Marijuana Program.

Once certified, your health care provider will give you a PIN number to register with the Program

In order to register online in the Medical Use of Marijuana Program Online System, you will need:
  • Your PIN number, given to you by your health care provider
  • Current, acceptable form of identification (ID)
  • Current, accepted photograph of yourself
    • If registering online, you may be able to use your MA RMV photo during the Upload Photo step.

Fees for Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

Name Fee Unit
Patient ID card replacement $10 each

How to register Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

Online

Online registration through the Medical Use of Marijuana Program Online System is the fastest way enroll.

  • The first time you register online, you will need to register with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program Online System.
  • This is also where you will be able to update your information, manage your caregiver(s), or renew your registration.

The Medical Use of Marijuana Program Online System moved from the Virtual Gateway (VG) to MassCIP. If you were a VG user and need to claim your new account, please visit:

By mail

Paper registration is available for those who are unable to register online. This is a more lengthy process. Please call the Program at ( 833) 869-6820 to request a paper registration form.

Next steps for Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

Selecting a personal caregiver

You have the option of designating a personal caregiver to assist you with your medical use of marijuana.

After your registration has been approved by the Program, you may name up to 2 personal caregivers who are not currently designated by another patient, unless that personal caregiver is your immediate family member.

For detailed instructions on how to register your personal caregiver, please see the Patient Online Registration Step-by-Step Instructions.

More info for Register as a patient with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

You must carry your Program ID Card at all times while you are in possession of marijuana for medical use.

Qualifying patients may register with the Medical Use of Marijuana Program to access marijuana for medical use at MTCs in Massachusetts.

Patients of the Medical Use of Marijuana Program

Find how to register as a patient of the Medical Use of Marijuana Program, renew your Medical Use of Marijuana Program patient registration and find a dispensary near you.

The registering and renewal process for patients of the Medical Use of Marijuana Program is all done on the MMJ Online System. Before going to the MMJ Online System, please click the links below to find out everything you need to know about registering and renewing as a patient of the Medical Use of Marijuana Program.

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