HMED Connect is free to download with no extra fees.
Due to provincial regulations, we cannot assess patients living in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Quebec, but these patients still have access to educational resources, and are free to book education-only appointments.
Why download HMED Connect?
HMED Connect guides you through the entire medical cannabis journey.
- Ongoing Support
Works around your busy schedule, with minimal time commitment.
- Quick online appointments
- Streamlined signup process
A secure, remote consult with a Healthcare Professional.
- Discreet signup from Apple/Android device
- Perform in the privacy of your home
A clinical, medical experience.
- Focus is on Education
- A systematic approach
Who uses HMED Connect?
Medical cannabis may help with
Anxiety disorders are a group of mental disorders characterized by significant feelings of anxiety and fear. There are a number of anxiety disorders including generalized anxiety disorder, specific phobia, social anxiety disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and panic disorder.
Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes determined by an interval of time since onset; the two most commonly used markers being 3 months and 6 months since onset.
The most common forms are osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) and rheumatoid arthritis. Symptoms generally include joint pain and stiffness. Other symptoms may include redness, warmth, swelling, and decreased range of motion of the affected joints.
Insomnia, also known as sleeplessness, is a sleep disorder where people have trouble sleeping. They may have difficulty falling asleep, or staying asleep as long as desired. Insomnia is typically followed by daytime sleepiness, low energy, irritability, and a depressed mood.
Posttraumatic stress disorder is a mental disorder that can develop after a person is exposed to a traumatic event. Symptoms may include disturbing thoughts, feelings, or dreams, mental or physical distress, attempts to avoid trauma-related cues, alterations in how a person thinks and feels, and an increase in the fight-or-flight response.
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- Compassionate Pricing (seniors & first-responders)
- Dosing Guides
- Journal Tracking Templates
- Licensed Producer Reviews
- Medical Cannabis Recipes
- Strain Breakdowns
- Price Comparisons
- Vaporizer Information
- Video Resources
Frequently Asked Questions
A free mobile (iOS/Android) app that quickly and privately connects you to a private physician, giving you a one-on-one consultation in your living room. Connect is your portal into the world of medical cannabis. A community of like-minded medical cannabis patients, including online resources, and links to evidence based research.
Connect allows us to streamline our real-world medical process in a virtual environment, connecting you to our healthcare professionals, and giving you access to Canada’s many licensed medical cannabis producers.
Due to provincial healthcare regulations, patients living in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Quebec are currently not permitted to use HMED Connect to access medical cannabis.
In other markets where cannabis was legalized, Medical Cannabis is on average 30-35% less expensive.
There is an anticipated shortage for recreational cannabis at launch. Licensed Producers will be giving preferential access to medical patients.
Medical Patients will have first access on Health Canada approved products like pills, topical, and patches. Recreational users will have less product regulation.
Medical Patients are allowed to carry 1 month’s supply or 150 grams (whichever is lowest). Recreational users can only possess up to 30 grams of cannabis in public.
ACMPR Home Growers can grow 4 plants for every gram allotted. Recreational growers will have a maximum of 4 plants per household.
Medical Cannabis is a Medical Expense at tax time. Recreational cannabis is not.
Medical Patients will have full access to CBD products. The recreational market will be THC dominated.
Health Insurance companies are offering Medical Cannabis Coverage. Recreational cannabis will not be covered by health insurance.
Medical Patients will have first access on Health Canada approved products like pills, topicals, and patches. Recreational users will have less product regulation.
In order to keep all patients safe, medical cannabis is not routinely authorized for a handful of conditions due to some contraindicators. These conditions include psychosis, bipolar disorder, cannabis allergies, and patients with a history of heart and kidney issues.