Complete Guide to Temporary Medical Cards in Oklahoma

Today we’re going to be talking about temporary medical cards in Oklahoma. Read on for everything you need to know, including how long it takes to apply and receive your card in the mail.

What Is An Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card?

An Oklahoma temporary medical card is a medical marijuana patient license that is given to visitors to Oklahoma who have an MMJ card from their home state. The card can be used to buy medical marijuana products in Oklahoma MMJ dispensaries.

Who Qualifies For A Temporary Medical Card In Oklahoma?

People who are visiting Oklahoma from other legal MMJ states who have qualified for and currently hold a medical marijuana card from their home state will qualify for a temporary medical card in Oklahoma.

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What Are The Qualifying Conditions For An Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card?

There is no list of qualifying conditions for an Oklahoma temporary medical card. Any person who qualifies for medical marijuana treatment in their home state can get a temporary card in Oklahoma.

There is also no list of qualifying conditions for a full Oklahoma MMJ card. Anybody who a physician believes would benefit from MMJ treatment, for any condition, will qualify.

How Long Does It Take To Get A Temporary Medical Card In Oklahoma?

So, how fast can you get a temporary medical card in Oklahoma? The process of applying for a temporary medical card in Oklahoma is quick and is completed online through the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA). But how long does OMMA approval take?

It can take up to 14 days for an application to be processed and mailed out, but once this happens, you should receive your medical card in the mail between two to five days later.

What Information Should Be Provided In A Temporary MMJ Card Application?

You should supply the following information in your Oklahoma temporary MMJ card application:

  • Full name
  • Residence and mailing address
  • Date of birth
  • Telephone number and email address
  • Information about the out-of-state medical marijuana license
  • Patient signature dated within 30 days of the application date

What Documentation Should Be Provided In A Temporary MMJ Card Application?

You should supply the following documentation in your Oklahoma Temporary MMJ card application:

  • Out-of-state medical marijuana license (digital, color copy of the front and back)
  • Proof of identity (digital, color copy of one of the following):
    • State-issued driver’s license (front and back)
    • State-issued identification card (front and back)
    • U.S. passport or other photo identification issued by the U.S government
  • A clear, color, full-face digital photograph

Do Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card Applications Require Physician Certification?

No, temporary MMJ card applications do not need to include certification from a physician. Only evidence that the applicant holds an out-of-state MMJ card is required.

How Much Does An Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card Cost?

Oklahoma temporary medical cards cost $100 and must be paid for using a Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit or debit card.

Can I Go To A Dispensary Before My Card Arrives In Oklahoma?

You can visit an Oklahoma dispensary before your temporary medical card arrives, but you cannot purchase medical marijuana products until you have your card.

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How Do I Get My Medical Card Online In Oklahoma?

You get your medical card online in Oklahoma by submitting an application and payment at omma.ok.gov.

How Long Is An Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card Valid For?

Oklahoma temporary medical cards are valid for 30 days.

Can I Renew A Temporary Medical Card In Oklahoma?

Yes, Oklahoma temporary medical cards can be renewed after they expire. Each time you renew you will need to pay $100.

Can People From Non-Legal MMJ States Visit Dispensaries In Oklahoma?

Under current Oklahoma medical card rules, patients from non-legal MMJ states cannot get an Oklahoma temporary medical card. However, there are plans to introduce a medical marijuana license for visitors from non-legal MMJ states who want to avail of MMJ treatment in Oklahoma. This may happen in 2022.

How Do I Apply For A Two-Year Oklahoma MMJ License?

Two-year MMJ licenses are available to Oklahoma residents. You apply through the OMMA website. When applying for a full OK MMJ license, physician certification is required. You can get certified by having a telemedicine consultation with an Oklahoma MMJ doctor at the MMJRecs online clinic.

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How Long Does It Take To Get A Temporary Medical Card In Oklahoma?

Oklahoma prides itself on being one of the best states for MMJ users. The MMJ program in Oklahoma is well-developed, with some of the best dispensaries in the US. In fact, the OK MMJ market is the biggest in the US! Almost 10% of the state’s population reaps the rewards of MMJ use.

It’s clear why so many Oklahomans avail of MMJ treatment. It can provide much-needed pain relief and is an effective treatment for a wide range of conditions, including (but not limited to):

  • Arthritis
  • Cancer
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Depression
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Migraine
  • Muscle spasms
  • Insomnia
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Can I go to a dispensary before my card arrives in Oklahoma?

To purchase MMJ in Oklahoma, you’re required to have a valid OK MMJ card. You can enter any of the state’s many dispensaries without a card, and can purchase related products such as vapes or pipes – however, to purchase any product containing MMJ in OK, you must have your OK MMJ card. Some dispensaries will accept an email confirmation, but this depends on the dispensary in question.

You may also use your expired OK MMJ card for 30 days following its expiry, under current OK regulations. Out-of-state MMJ cardholders may also hold a Temporary Patient License, which they can use for purchasing MMJ in Oklahoma while they visit the state.

OK dispensaries sell a wide variety of products. Some of the MMJ products available in dispensaries in OK include:

  • Pre-rolls
  • Edibles
  • Tinctures
  • Vapes
  • Oils
  • Topicals
  • Seeds

How do I get my medical card online in Oklahoma?

Luckily, the application process for an OK MMJ card is simple and can be done completely online from the comfort of your own home through the MJRecs online portal. Simply register on this page, and schedule your online consultation with a registered OK physician. Create a new patient login, which involves filling in some personal information, answering a simple questionnaire, and uploading a copy of your OK driver’s license.

Once you pay the consultation fee, you can then submit your application. It will be returned to you, signed by your OK physician. You can use this form to register with the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA). Upon registration, you will receive your OK MMJ card.

There is no list of qualifying conditions for an MMJ card in OK. The physician will decide, upon discussion of your medical history, whether MMJ would be a suitable treatment for you. This gives greater flexibility than many other US states, which have a set list of conditions which qualify for a MMJ card.

There are many conditions which can be helped through effective MMJ treatment, and your physician will be an expert on these. Not only can MMJ offer relief from physical pain, but it can also help sufferers of mental health conditions such as PTSD and anxiety to manage their symptoms.

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How long does it take to get your medical card in the mail in Oklahoma?

The processing times for your OK MMJ card are quicker than ever due to the ongoing development of the MMJ program in Oklahoma. Once your application has been accepted by OMMA (provided that it is fully complete), you will receive your approval letter and your MMJ Patient License by post within 14 days.

Those who already have an MMJ card from another US state, and who wish to purchase MMJ in Oklahoma, can do so by applying for an Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card. OK does not accept out-of-state cards, so you cannot use anything but an OK MMJ card for purchase in dispensaries in Oklahoma. You can apply for an Oklahoma Temporary Medical Card through the OMMA website. This Temporary Patient License is valid for 30 days, and can be renewed following this period.

How fast can you get a medical card in Oklahoma?

The answer to this question is…very! Once you’ve registered for your online consultation with a MMJRecs physician, the process is very simple and efficient. And with OMMA processing times at less than two weeks, the whole application for an OK MMJ card could effectively take you under a month. So, what are you waiting for? Apply for your OK MMJ card through the MMJRecs portal today!

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