As one of the earlier adopters of medical cannabis, Illinois has had a pilot program since 2013. In 2019, the program became permanent, new qualifying conditions were added, and a 24-hour turnaround time for provisional access was implemented.
When you register with TeleLeaf, your discretion, security, and privacy is our top priority. All information and transactions remain securely stored in our HIPAA compliant EMR platform, and you will only be billed if you are approved. Fill out our simple online intake form to schedule an appointment with one of our compassionate physicians.
Connect with one of our licensed doctors from the convenience and privacy of your own home. Regardless of your previous experience with medical marijuana, our doctors will work with you to ensure you find the holistic healing that’s right for you.
Once our doctor provides you with a signed Medical Cannabis Patient Waiver, you can register online with the Illinois Department of Health. (We’ll also send over a copy on your behalf and reach out to you for any follow-up questions.) As soon as you receive the emailed approval, you can pick up medicine from any of the state’s licensed dispensaries.
We’re not just any group of physicians—we’re patients who have seen the healing benefits of medical cannabis firsthand. Now, we’re committed to helping others have the same experience.
Accessing the medicine you need should never be complicated. That’s why help navigatewe steer you through the entire process with informative guides and one-on-one conversations, removing every obstacle along the way.
A Highly Personalized Experience
We like to learn as much as we can about your unique health and wellness journey. That way, we can provide one-of-a-kind recommendations that suit your needs and exceed your expectations.
Local Dispensary Recommendations
Illinois has no shortage of dispensaries, but sifting through the list should be your last priority when you’re trying to heal. Let us handle the details for you—we’ll match you with a local pharmacy that best suits your needs and budget.
Quick and Easy Registration
Our licensed physicians are quick to meet with you and even quicker to process your application. At the same time, speed isn’t our only goal; we know how important it is to do this right, so we never cut corners.
At TeleLeaf, we believe holistic healing through medical marijuana starts with access—access to knowledgeable doctors, quality suppliers, affordable medicine, patient support, and more. And you just won’t find that with other services.
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es. If a healthcare professional deems that an individual under 18 may benefit from treatment with medical cannabis, they may prescribe it as medication. A healthcare professional certification and a reviewing healthcare professional certification are required.
All qualifying minors must have one or more designated caregivers, and at least one caregiver must be a biological parent or legal guardian. Designated caregivers of registered minors may only purchase medical cannabis-infused products from registered dispensing organizations; other medical cannabis products are prohibited.
You can find the caregiver application instructions here.
Can I grow medical marijuana for personal consumption?
Under Illinois’s Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act, individuals with valid medical marijuana cards may possess up to 2.5 ounces of usable marijuana over 14 days. If you require more than 2.5 ounces of marijuana in a 14-day period, a certified healthcare professional can provide you with a written statement that clarifies your needs.
Once you submit your application, the Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Program (MCPP) will review it within 30 days. After your submission is approved, your registry card will be issued within 15 days.
Register for Your Illinois Medical Marijuana Card
From same-day appointments to step-by-step guidance, we do everything in our power to connect you to the help and healing you deserve.