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How to Become an Ohio Medical Marijuana Doctor

Medical Marijuana Recommending Physician

Ohio Marijuana Card is looking for knowledgable and compassionate doctors that are interested in evaluating patients and recommending medical marijuana as a treatment option for those that qualify under Ohio state law. This opportunity is ideal for doctors that want to make a difference in an emerging field of medicine and increase the quality of life for patients across the State of Ohio. Research has shown that opiate related hospitalizations and abuse has declined in states that have legalized medical marijuana, and we believe that increased access to medical marijuana in Ohio will have the same effect.


  • Perform in-person physical evaluations to evaluate the eligibility of patients for treatment with medical marijuana under Ohio state law.

  • Review medical history and relevant prescription history for patients interested in treatment with medical marijuana.

  • Explain the risks and benefits of treatment using medical marijuana.

  • Confirm or make a diagnosis of a qualifying conditions as specified under Ohio State Law.

  • Write recommendations for qualifying patients and develop a treatment plan.


  • Hold an active, unrestricted license to practice medicine and surgery, or osteopathic medicine and surgery.

  • Have been granted access to, and not be under any prohibition for access to, the drug database established and maintained by the Ohio Board of Pharmacy

  • Hold an active registration with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).


  • Flexible schedule that allows you to work the shifts most convenient for you.

  • Medical malpractice insurance provided

  • All state-required training and certification will be paid for by Ohio Marijuana Card.

  • Office staff will take care of all tedious paperwork and compliance with state regulations.

Meet the OMC Doctor Team

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