If you’re considering medical cannabis treatment for your qualifying Medical Condition in New York, you’ll need to undergo a medical cannabis evaluation with a qualified healthcare provider. Here’s what you should expect during the evaluation:
Comprehensive Medical History
During the medical cannabis evaluation, the healthcare provider will review your comprehensive medical history, including any previous treatments, surgeries, and medications.
Discussion of Qualifying Medical Condition
The healthcare provider will also discuss your qualifying medical condition and symptoms. They may ask you to describe your symptoms and how they affect your daily life.
Review of Medications
The healthcare provider will review any medications you’re currently taking and determine if they interact with medical cannabis.
Depending on your condition, the healthcare provider may conduct a physical examination to assess your overall health.
Discussion of Treatment Options
Based on your medical history, symptoms, and physical examination, the healthcare provider will determine if medical cannabis is an appropriate treatment option for you. They may recommend specific strains, dosages, and administration methods based on your unique needs.
Issuing a Medical Marijuana Recommendation
If the healthcare provider determines that medical cannabis is an appropriate treatment option for you, they will provide you with a Medical Marijuana Recommendation. This recommendation is required for your New York Medical Marijuana Card Application.
By undergoing a medical cannabis evaluation with Medical Marijuana Card NY, you can gain personalized and compassionate care from licensed healthcare providers who understand the benefits of medical cannabis treatment. Contact us today for more information about medical cannabis evaluations and how we can help.