Ohio Board Of Pharmacy Publishes Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers For October 2020

OHIO:   The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for October 2020. These numbers include:

  • 192,777 Recommendations
  • 147,678 Registered patients
    • 10,175 Patients with Veteran Status
    • 10,781 Patients with Indigent Status
    • 799 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis
  • 123,485 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS by licensed dispensaries)
  • 16,691 Registered Caregivers

For the full list of program numbers, please visit the Program Update page.

Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Releases Testing Laboratory Provisional License Application Materials

OHIO:The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program (MMCP) is scheduled to accept new testing laboratory license applications beginning the week of August 3, 2020. On its testing laboratories webpage, the MMCP has posted two documents for potential applicants to assist in understanding the key substantive attributes of the application.

Potential applicants may submit questions regarding the application materials using instructions listed on the testing laboratories webpage. All questions must be submitted by July 31, 2020. The MMCP will then provide the frequently asked questions and MMCP answers to potential applicants.

For more information, visit the MMCP’s testing laboratories webpage.