PEDIATRIC ACCESS TO MEDICAL USE CANNABIS IN MASSACHUSETTS
In order for a pediatric patient (Less than 18 years of age) to obtain access to the Massachusetts medical marijuana program:
- A parent or guardian must approve of the medical cannabis use.
- The patient must receive certification by two Certifying Health Care Providers, one of whom must be a pediatrician or pediatric specialist.
- In order to obtain cannabis products for a pediatric patient, a parent or guardian must register as a caregiver to obtain and transport medical cannabis.
CLINICIANS THAT WILL CERTIFY PEDIATRIC PATIENTS
CED Clinic’s mission is to provide a comfortable and professional environment where patients and clinicians can openly discuss medical cannabis and its benefits. Having two board-certified doctors on staff, CED Clinic is proud to offer complete pediatric certifications in addition to the certifications that CED Clinic provides adults in Massachusetts medical cannabis program. To maximize safety, all appointments are currently being completed via telemedicine at this time. Please visit CEDclinic.com or call 617-500-3595 to learn more or to book an appointment.
Uplifting Health and Wellness provides certifications to qualifying patients of all ages, including pediatric patients. The office has a healthcare provider who is qualified to issue pediatric certifications for the Medical Use of Marijuana Program. Uplifting Health & Wellness provides Medicinal Marijuana Card examinations. Uplifting Health & Wellness is also able to refer pediatric patients and their caregivers to a second provider qualified to certify pediatric patients. Please visit Uplifting Health & Wellness or call (508) 444-2324 to learn more or to book an appointment.