The Colorado Medical Cannabis Program
Below you will find a handy guide to some common questions regarding medical cannabis use in the state of Colorado. It is important to stay informed and up to date on what is happening, so we always encourage questions.
What is Lux Leaf?
Lux Leaf is an approved Colorado State medical cannabis dispensary, cultivation and learning center. Its goal and mission are to provide high-quality education, product and compassionate patient care.
Do I need to have a CO MMJ Red Card to visit Lux Learning Center?
No, you do not need to have a card. We will help you work through the process of applying for a CO MMJ Red Card, as well as, help you research how cannabis therapy can fit in with your comprehensive healthcare choices. There is no obligation for free consultations. We want to be a reliable resource of information to give patients and caregivers confidence in making healthcare decisions.
Who can purchase products at Lux Leaf?
Only medical patients can buy medical marijuana. Patients with qualifying debilitating medical conditions can receive a registry identification card (MMJ Red Card) for legal access to medical marijuana. Cards are available to Colorado residents and valid only in Colorado.
Where can I access additional information about getting a CO MMJ Red Card?
https://www.colorado.gov/cdphe/medicalmarijuana is the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Medical Marijuana Registry homepage.
What are the current approved MMJ medical conditions in Colorado?
Per the Colorado constitution, medical marijuana may be recommended for the following:
cancer; glaucoma; HIV or AIDS positive; OR, the patient has a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition that produces one or more of the following: cachexia; persistent muscle spasms; seizures; severe nausea; severe pain. https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/get-your-medical-marijuana-card
Will my healthcare information be shared by Lux Learning Center?
No. We will only share your personal information if YOU specifically request that we collaborate with a caregiver AND you fill out and sign a Release of Information form legally giving us permission with your knowledge of any communications.
What are my health record privacy rights as a patient?
The Patient Privacy Rights Foundation is a great resource of information at https://patientprivacyrights.org/ The purpose is to honor and empower the individual’s right to privacy through personal control of health information wherever such information is collected and used.