Health Care Practitioners Info
For health care practitioners – two easy options for connecting patients with MyCannabis
Simply fill out the medical document, including the patient’s health history and information, prescribing dosage, period of use and your information. Print and fax directly to the licensed producers, your patients will be contacted
Refer your patients to our cannabinoid clinic to be treated by one of our health care practitioners. Fill out a referral form including the patient’s information, a diagnosis, and your information.
Resources for Healthcare Practitioners
Health Canada (2013) has produced a peer-reviewed document containing information for health care professionals with regards to the use of cannabis and cannabinoids for medicinal purposes (via https://www.canada.ca/content/dam/hc-sc/migration/hc-sc/dhp-mps/alt_formats/pdf/marihuana/med/infoprof-eng.pdf)
For further information, the College of Family Physicians of Canada (2014) has also published a document providing health care practitioners with preliminary guidelines on prescribing dried cannabis for chronic pain and anxiety (via www.cfpc.ca/uploadedFiles/ Resources/PDFs/Authorizing Dried Cannabis for Chronic Pain or Anxiety.pdf)