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How do I get a replacement health card in Oklahoma?

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Oklahoma has one of the most efficient, best-run, and most patient-friendly medical marijuana programs in the United States. The Sooner State didn’t legalize medical marijuana until the summer of 2018, but the OK MMJ industry has grown stronger since then. Not only is OK MMJ helping Oklahoma people who suffer from a variety of chronic health problems live comfortably and enjoy improved wellbeing, but it is big business and has brought many economic benefits to the state.

Getting an Oklahoma MMJ card is a straightforward process. And once you have an OK health card, you can take advantage of some of the best MMJ pharmacies in the country. But what if you need a replacement OK MMJ card? Below we will discuss medical marijuana card replacement in Oklahoma.

Why should you need to renew your Oklahoma MMJ card?

You will need a replacement medical marijuana card in Oklahoma if:

Your original card has expired (this happens every two years). Your OK MMJ card is lost, stolen, or damaged

How do I get a replacement health card in Oklahoma?

Patients or caregivers who need a replacement card for OK MMJ can apply for one through the application portal on the OMMA (Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority) website.

To apply for a replacement Oklahoma card:

Log in to your account Select “Create new application” Select “Replacement of patient card” or “Replacement of nurse card”

Renewing an expired OK MMJ card is a similar process to applying for your first card. You must submit a full renewal application through the OMMA website. Your renewal request should include a new doctor’s signature, which you can obtain through a telemedicine clinic such as MMJRecs.

How long does it take to get a replacement medical marijuana card in Oklahoma?

Applications for a replacement Oklahoma MMJ card will be processed by OMMA within 14 business days. This means that a replacement card will be sent to you within 14 working days. As soon as the replacement OK MMJ card has been sent by OMMA, it will arrive within 2–5 working days.

Can I go to a pharmacy in Oklahoma without a card?

Can you buy MMJ before your replacement health card arrives? It depends on the MMJ pharmacy. Some pharmacies insist that you have an MMJ card, but many pharmacies allow you to purchase medical marijuana products if you provide them with your patient number and some form of identification such as a driver’s license or passport.

Image by Chiefyc on Pixabay: How much does it cost to renew your MMJ card in Oklahoma?

How much does it cost to renew your Oklahoma health insurance card?

Replacing a currently valid OK MMJ card that has been lost, damaged or stolen is free of charge. Renewing an expired OK health card costs $ 100 (or $ 20 with proof of Medicaid / Medicare / 100% Disabled Veteran Status). You can pay for your renewed OK MMJ card with Visa, Mastercard, or Discover credit or debit cards.

Can foreign MMJ cardholders buy medical marijuana in OK?

Non-state medical marijuana cardholders can purchase MMJs in Oklahoma if they have a temporary medical marijuana patient license. This temporary license is valid for one month and must be renewed afterwards.

To apply for a temporary medical marijuana patient license in Oklahoma, log on to the OMMA website and submit an application with the following information:

Name, Date of Birth, Place of Residence and Postal Address, Phone Number and Email Address, Medical Marijuana License Information Outside of State, Patient’s signature, dated within 30 days of the application date

How do I qualify for an Oklahoma Medical Card?

To qualify for an Oklahoma Medical Marihuana Card, be it your first card or a renewed card, you’ll need the signature of a licensed OK doctor. You don’t need a doctor’s signature to get a replacement for a damaged or lost card.

There is no list of qualifying conditions for an MMJ card in Oklahoma. You can be prescribed medical marijuana for any condition the doctor believes would benefit from MMJ treatment.

How can you apply for a medical marijuana card?

The best way to apply for a medical marijuana card in Oklahoma is to set up an online telemedicine consultation with an OK MMJ doctor through MMJRecs. The MMJ doctor will check your eligibility for medical marijuana treatment and then send you your signed OMMA PDF form, which you attach to your application to OMMA.

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Beth Edmonds