BECOME A PATIENT

To purchase medical marijuana from a Massachusetts Registered Marijuana Dispensary, you'll need:

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A valid Medical Use of Marijuana Program card
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A valid photo ID
 
Steps for Getting a Card

Follow these 3 simple steps to getting a Medical Use of Marijuana Program card.

 
 
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1. Get certified by a registered healthcare provider

Try one of the resources below to find a doctor in your area who can certify you to use medical marijuana.

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2. Receive your PIN

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health will send you a PIN and instructions about how to register. This information will be sent to the email you provided in step 1.

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3. Register

Now that you have a PIN, you'll be able to register with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Use of Marijuana Program. The registration process takes about a half an hour. Once you've registered for the Medical Use of Marijuana Program, you'll receive a program ID card.