Becoming Eligible to Certify

Physicians who wish to certify a patient for medical marijuana must:

  • Possess an active Connecticut medical license issued by the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
  • Practice within the State of Connecticut.
  • Possess an active controlled substance registration issued by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection that is not subject to limitation.
  • Possess an active Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) controlled substance registration that is not subject to limitation.
  • Be registered with, and able to access, the Connecticut Prescription Monitoring Program