The MMCC Patient Registry and How to Get an MMCC Card
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission is the department that manages the Maryland medical marijuana program. Sometimes called the MMCC, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission is where Maryland residents go for Maryland state cannabis information:
- to register for the Maryland medical marijuana card (sometimes called a weed card)
- to download your certificate
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission system that holds the Maryland medical marijuana information. The doctor enters their recommendation into the MMCC and the dispensaries can view it so you can purchase marijuana cannabis in Maryland
Who can qualify for Maryland Medical Marijuana?
Any patient that is a Maryland resident over the age of 18 whose provider recommends medical cannabis as a treatment option for a qualifying medical condition. There are some non-resident options.
What you will need to register for a Maryland Medical Marijuana Card:
1. A valid, accessible email account.
2. A Social Security Number
3. An electronic copy of a valid government-issued photo ID
4. Proof that applicant lives in Maryland
5. Clear, recent photograph (electronic)
The MMCC Portal- Where do you register for the Maryland Medical Cannabis Card?
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission reviews your application and will email you with results. If you are approved, the email will contain your username and MMCC Patient ID Number. Your physician will need this to provide a written certification for medical cannabis.
The written certification, combined with your Patient ID Number will allow you to purchase medical cannabis at the licensed dispensaries.
Once you have seen a medical marijuana doctor and the physician approves you the doctor will provide you with a written certification.
Lost your password or want to check your status? Go to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission Login
What are the Qualifying Medical Conditions for Maryland cannabis?
In general, a chronic medical condition that include severe or chronic pain may be approved for medical cannabis. Also, conditions such as post traumatic stress disorder, and severe nausea may qualify.
Maryland qualifying medical conditions include:
cachexia, anorexia, wasting syndrome, severe or chronic pain, severe nausea, seizures, severe or persistent muscle spasms, glaucoma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), or another chronic medical condition which is severe and for which other treatments have been ineffective
MMCC Approval - How do I know when I'm approved for a Medical Marijuana Card and able to purchase medical cannabis?
The days between when you apply with the state for Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission approval and when patients are approved to purchase medical cannabis can be filled with anxiety and excitement.
The MMCC reviews your application and will email you with results. If you are approved, the email will contain your username and MMCC Patient ID Number. Your physician will need this to provide a written certification for medical cannabis.
How Do I Find Out if I'm Approved in Maryland?
The state emails you to notify you after your application has been reviewed.
What do I do after I've found out I'm approved by the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission?
Congratulations! After you've been approved by the MMCC, you can visit a registered physician.
The doctor will evaluate your medical records and discuss your medical history with you. Assuming the medical cannabis doctor approves you, they'll give you a written certificate.
Now, you can visit a licensed Maryland dispensary to purchase medical cannabis!
How much does it cost to register for Maryland Medical Marijuana Card?
It costs $50 to register with the MMCC. When you register, you will be prompted to pay as part of the process. You can log on to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission website and follow the instructions and pay the $50 fee.
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission can help you if you have any issues
What is the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission phone number?
If you have questions for the MMCC, you can call (410) 487-8100
What Maryland MMCC login?
There are multiple ways to access the system:
- Go to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission page and follow the instructions to the log in.
- Go direct to the MMCC login.
A Lost MMCC Password is easy to reset
Lost your password or want to check your status?
- Go to the MMCC Login
- Click forgot password and follow the instructions.
Is medical marijuana telemedicine still legal in Maryland?
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission has approved telemedicine for medical cannabis. So, if you believe you have a qualifying medical condition, you may be able to get access to medical cannabis from a licensed Maryland dispensary faster than you thought!
Where are the Maryland Dispensaries?
CalmEffect tracks the licensed Maryland dispensaries where you can purchase medical cannabis on our city by city dispensary list! Qualified patients can visit the dispensaries or call for medical cannabis deliveries.
Do Maryland Dispensaries offer discounts?
Where do you find a Maryland Cannabis Doctor?
Since telemedicine is approved in Maryland, we've got cannabis doctors ready to help!