What are the requirements to become a qualified medical provider who may recommend patients for a medical cannabis card?

The requirements to become a medical provider who may recommend patients for a medical cannabis card include:

  1. Be a Utah-licensed medical doctor (MD), osteopathic physician (DO), advanced practice registered nurse (ARPN), doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM), or physician assistant (PA) with a Utah controlled substance license;
  2. Complete at least 4 hours of department-approved education on medical cannabis;
  3. Submit an application to the Utah Department of Health (UDOH); and
  4. Pay a $100 application fee to the UDOH.