Just 1% of practicing physicians in the state have the required certification to recommend medical marijuana at this time.
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This new information can help patients across the country decrease their painful symptoms.
The State of Ohio is not ready to expand the program to meet the demands of patients and dispensaries.
The State of Ohio has lifted the ban on Tele-Health MMJ card appointments as an emergency response to COVID-19.
The medical marijuana program, run by the Ohio Board of Pharmacy and the Commerce Department, has grown exponentially over the past year. Fully launched in April 2019, the program saw $2.2 million in sales for over 300 pounds of medical marijuana.
Ohio continues to put its best foot forward regarding marijuana and its residents. Rather than continuing to arrest individuals for small drug crimes, the Ohio Senate doubled its decriminalization amount of marijuana and reduced other criminal penalties.