Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Mount Vernon, NY

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In the state of New York, just north of the Bronx, is the city of Mount Vernon. Being an inner-ring suburb of New York City, it's ranked as the 11th most densely populated city in the United States. Mount Vernon has a population of 67,000, which doesn’t seem very high until you realize that the city is condensed down to 4.4 square miles!  

Mount Vernon is also bordered by the Hutchinson River Basin and the Bronx River Basin, which both flow into their own respective rivers. Due to the location of Mount Vernon and the public transportation infrastructure, the city allows you to easily travel to other parts of New York. Perfect for both residents and travel-goers alike.  

Mount Vernon is a very historically rich city and is known to have the first elected black mayor in the state of New York. The city has been known for its cultural diversity, which hasn’t always been a prestigious title in history. However, Mount Vernon is the origin story to many influential actors, writers, musicians, and athletes. Denzel Washington, P. Diddy, and E.B. White are just a handful of the remarkable individuals that derive from Mount Vernon. 

The process of becoming a medical marijuana patient in Mount Vernon, NY is simple with NuggMD. Medical Marijuana was enacted in 2014 by the Compassion Care Act, and since over 100,000 of New York citizens are affiliated with the program. Our evaluations are quick and easy, while also protecting your private information with HIPAA. NuggMD’s state-licensed physicians are beyond capable and excited to help you with any questions and concerns you may have about becoming a patient.

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Please Note: we’re not currently taking in-person appointments at this time. Please conduct your appointment online, it’s much faster and easier!

How to Get a Medical Marijuana Evaluation in Mount Vernon

At NuggMD, you can avoid all the stress of a traditional doctor’s consultation. We pride ourselves on how quick and simple our process is for our patients. In fact, our medical marijuana patient evaluations are entirely online which allows you to skip the trip, the waiting room, and the anxiety of the doctor's office. With any video-enabled device, our team administrates a face-to-face video chat, so you can ensure that a professional is there to provide you the best services possible.

Additionally, NuggMD understands that all of our patients have different healthcare needs from very minor to very serious conditions. That is why our online program allows our team to provide every applicant with equally safe, high-quality services that help you get the care you need.

The medical marijuana application in the state of New York takes place solely on the internet. With NuggMD’s online process, our patients in Mount Vernon can become fully certified without having to leave the security and convenience of their own home. We have made the process as user-friendly as possible with our one-on-one video platform. The application is straightforward with our basic steps:

  1. Create an account, 
  2. Fill out your questionnaire
  3. Upload medical documents (if applicable)
  4. Provide your payment information
  5. Do whatever you like while you wait in the virtual waiting room
  6. Talk to your new doctor as soon as they are available
  7. Get your recommendation via email
  8. Upload your information to New York's online application platform

We make it that easy for you! If you get lost in the process, NuggMD’s customer service team is glad to help with any questions or concerns you may have. Let us know what you’re needing help with and we’ll send you an email including the precise information and steps necessary to get you through the process!

What Satisfied New York Patients are Saying

I recommend this program! The process was very easy and straight forward. I appreciate all the help of NUGGMD team and their patience since I did have a lot of questions for them! 5/5 STARS!

Francesca V.

Mount Vernon, NY

March 2020

NuggMD made my recertification very easy. They were quick and extremely helpful throughout the fast process. I would highly recommend them!!

Stef and Marc M.

Mount Vernon, NY

March 2020

They were awesome, super easy to work with, and so helpful! Highly recommended.

Amanda O.

Mount Vernon, NY

February 2020

Cannabis Laws for Mount Vernon, MO

In the state of New York, possession of up to 2 ounces of marijuana is a non-criminal offense. “Marijuana” doesn’t just include the plant itself, it also includes the seeds or any oil or resin extracted from the plant. Although arrest is unlikely, it is still possible to be arrested for possession of under 2 ounces of marijuana. That is why it’s important to know the facts! 

If you are caught with 1-2 ounces of marijuana in your possession, you may be fined anywhere from $50 to $200. However, an arrest can occur if you don’t have proper form of identification or if you have any outstanding warrants. 

So what if you have more than 2 ounces in your possession? If you have over 2 ounces of marijuana in your possession, this is considered a criminal offense and you may be arrested and criminally charged. However, it's important to note that medical marijuana use and possession is legal in New York State if you have a valid Medical Marijuana Card.

Worried about being drug tested at your prospective employer? New York City has recently banned pre-employment drug testing for marijuana if it is a non-safety-sensitive job. For example, if you are a bus driver for an elementary school, this is a high-safety-sensitive job and you may be drug tested for pre-employment. 

Even if your job is non-safety-sensitive, there are still ways that employers can drug test you for pre-employment. If you’re unsure if your prospective employer is allowed to drug test, make sure to check the legislation. (See Int. No. 1445-A)

Areas We Serve

Mount Vernon isn’t the only city in New York that NuggMD services. We also work with surrounding cities such as Bronxville, Tuckahoe, Eastchester, Yonkers, The Bronx, New Rochelle, Pelham Manor, Village of Pelham, Wakefield, Woodland Heights, Edenwald, Eastchester, Norwood, North Riverdale, Kingsbridge, Fordham Manor, Baychester, Greenville, Morris Park, and Allerton. Our patients' care and convenience should be put first. That’s why at NuggMD, our program is meant to be easily accessible for everyone. Avoid the bad weather and wasted time in the waiting room, NuggMD is done from the comfort of your own home.

Not in Mount Vernon? NuggMD has locations all over New York State. Currently we have online appointments for;

Ifyour area is not on the list above you can always book via our New York State page.

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Near Mount Vernon, NY

Verilife - Bronx

Address:
405 Huntspoint Avenue
Bronx, New York US 10474

Hours:
Mon - Sat
10:00AM - 7:00PM

(888) 493-6066

Etain - Yonkers

Address:
55 Main Street
Yonkers, New York US 10701

Hours:
Mon:
Closed
Tue - Fri:
10:00AM - 6:00PM
Sat:
10:00AM - 4:00PM

(914) 437-7898

Cannabis Events Near Mount Vernon

One Day Medical Marijuana Masterclass Workshop

The One Day Medical Marijuana Masterclass workshop is perfect for those looking to start a career in the cannabis industry. This full-day training seminar gives you the tools you need to succeed and excel as a cannabis business owner.
April 18, 2020 9:00 AM
Location: Hampton Inn Brooklyn Downtown 125 Flatbush Ave Ext Brooklyn, NY 11201
Price: $299 per person. Refunds up to 7 days before the event
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Cannabis Un-Anonymous

Join other individuals just like you to meet and discuss everything and anything that has to do with the lifestyle associated with plant-based medicines! This is a safe, judgment-free zone to talk about marijuana and ask any questions you have.
January 4, 2020 6:30 PM
Location: Brooklyn Kollective 887 Rutland Road Brooklyn, NY 11212
Price: $4.20 per person. Contact the organizer to request a refun
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