Medical Cannabis Qualifying Documentation Examples
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PTSD Qualifying Documentation Examples
PTSD Diagnosis requires two pieces of medical documentation to qualify patients for medical cannabis in the state of Utah.
#1 The Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) Needs to be actively treated and monitored by a mental health therapist. See example below titled - Treatment Note
#2 The patients PTSD has been diagnosed by one of the following 1) Psychiatrist or 2) Doctorate psychologist or 3) Doctorate licensed clinical social worker or 4) Psych APRN 5) Mental health/Medical provider at the VA and documented in the patient’s record. See example below titled - Patient Visit Note
The biggest misunderstanding we encounter in our practice is that PTSD diagnosis by master degree level therapists don't qualify for medical cannabis in the state of Utah. We can't accept them for medical cannabis recommendations.
Chronic Pain Qualifying Documentation Examples
Below is an example of a Dr note that qualifies the patient for medical cannabis in the state of Utah.