There are four simple steps to seeing a Leafwell provider in Virginia to obtain your medical marijuana card:
1. Create a Leafwell account using a valid email address and choosing a password. You'll then be asked to complete a brief questionnaire of personal and health information and to either take or upload a photograph of identification (Leafwell is required by law to verify your identity). You will need a smartphone, computer, or tablet with a reliable internet connection and a working camera to be seen by a Leafwell provider.
2. Next, you will be taken to the virtual waiting room where you'll be connected Leafwell provider for a video chat (i.e., a virtual doctor's visit). (You will receive a text message to your cell phone when the provider is ready to see you.) During the video chat, the provider will assess your health situation to determine if you qualify for a medical marijuana certification.
3. Register online with the Virginia DoH and Board of Pharmacy to make an Initial Application > click here to register. Login and select the application. Complete the registration process and pay the $50 fee.
4. Scan and email, fax or mail the required documentation for the application to be considered complete. If you are approved for a medical marijuana card, you'll be sent a copy of your certificate letter via email.