Cannabis News for Florda
Scythian Biosciences to Acquire Company with Exclusive Medical Cannabis License in Florida
Company to Acquire Established Cultivator in State Where Medical Cannabis Sales Estimated to Hit $2.5 Billion Also to own Florida-Based Multi-Specialty Medical Organizationwhich Currently Employs Over 30 Full-Time or Managed Physicians and Services over 50,000 Patients with Rapidly Expanding Footprint TORONTO, July 30, 2018 — Scythian Biosciences Corp. (to... Read more
Current Issue: July 2018
Physician Advocate, Education Key to Helping Patients Gain Access to Medical Cannabis
Though medical cannabis has been legal in Florida for more than 1-1/2 years, there is still much confusion—as well as concern—about who qualifies to be a patient, and the legislative hurdles that a person has to overcome in order to find relief from various conditions. Still, the good news... Read more
MEDICAL MARIJUANA CLINIC, CANNAMD, EXPANDS TO FORT LAUDERDALE, MIAMI, AND WEST PALM BEACH
MIAMI, Fla. — CannaMD, one of Florida’s fastest growing medical marijuana clinics, has tripled in size in less than six months. Adding to its Orlando, Tampa, and Mount Dora locations, CannaMD is now booking appointments for new medical offices in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Miami. Before purchasing... Read more
Cultivating Insurance Solutions for Cannabis Companies
For Jessica Hoehn, medical marijuana liability insurance is not just another business expense—it has become a necessity. “Whether you are a medical marijuana physician, clinic, or dispensary, the potential legal costs of uninsured suits are astronomical and could have disastrous consequences on someone’s practice,” says Hoehn, an insurance agent... Read more
Cannabis Spotlight: Stephanie Fair
Stephanie Fair Director of Marketing and Physician Relations, DocMJ What benefits do you see for patients throughout Florida within this space? I feel confident that Florida has started to develop incredible programs to not only educate patients on the benefits of this potential medicine, but also lead them in... Read more
VidaCann: A Personal Passion for Organic Cannabis Cultivation
As a Jacksonville-based cannabis company, VidaCann is owned and operated by lifelong Floridians who pride themselves on being a family company putting the patients of Florida first. “VidaCann has a long history of professional greenhouse growing in Florida and has partnered with some of the best cannabis growers in... Read more
FLORIDA HEALTH UPGRADES MEDICAL MARIJUANA USE REGISTRY TO STREAMLINE PHOTO SUBMISSION PROCESS
The Florida Department of Health is committed to ensuring qualified patients have safe, reliable access to low-THC cannabis and medical marijuana. In an effort to better serve patients, the department is streamlining the medical marijuana identification card application process. The department’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use has made changes... Read more