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New York Medical Marijuana Patients & Caregivers: Important Information

What you should know.

As a patient new to medical marijuana, we understand you have lots of questions - from what you need to do to qualify, to what kinds of products are available, to how they work. As a patient caregiver, there’s a lot you need to know about administering medical marijuana and how it impacts your patients' well being. 

We have the information you need to answer any questions you may have, and you are also welcome to contact our call center or dispensary if need be.

At Verilife, you can trust that we will answer all of your questions with the utmost truth and transparency. We’re here to help you get started on living your best life. If you cannot find the answers to your questions on this site, feel free to contact our call center during hours of operation or your Verilife dispensary.

Get a card

Learn about rules and restrictions to see if you qualify for a New York medical marijuana card.

Get a Card

Every patient deserves the best possible care. Find out more about certifying a child for medical marijuana use.

Make your doctor part of your care plan. Here's what you need to know before talking to your doctor. 

First Visit? Check out some commonly asked questions and answers to help you understand what you need to know and what you can expect at your first visit.

How to qualify for a New York patient-caregiver registry ID:

  • Be designated by a certified patient 
  • Certified patient's registration must be approved by the DOH
  • Be and remain a resident of New York state during participation in the program
  • Be at least 21 years of age


What are the qualifying conditions?

Qualifying conditions vary by state. To see what qualifies in New York, click the link below.

Qualifying Conditions


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