What documents are required to qualify for a medical marijuana recommendation in Illinois?

For your FadeMD certification, all patients must provide a valid government-issued photo ID.

When applying for your state medical marijuana card, you will need to submit the following documents:

  1. Digital Photograph: A recent passport-style photograph taken within the last 30 days.
  2. Proof of Age and Identity: This can be an Illinois driver's license, state ID, or another acceptable form of identification.
  3. Payment Method: A credit card to cover the cost of the state application fee.

If applicable:

  1. Additional Documentation: A Benefit Verification Letter (if you receive government benefits) or a DD214 if you are a veteran.

Ensure all documents are up-to-date and meet the specified requirements to avoid delays in the application process.