What Are The Requirements To Apply For A Medical Card In Illinois?

1) You must be able to provide proof of your Illinois residency 2) You cannot have a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) 3) You must have a diagnosis that qualifies in Illinois 4) You must submit a signed Physician Certification with your IDPH application – and that is where we come in! We will provide the Physician Certification and then you can apply to get your card.

What Are The Qualifying Conditions To Get A Medical Card in Illinois

Below are the medical conditions you must have by Illinois law. You must also have medical records from the last year that state you have this condition (doctor’s note is fine, but real medical records is the best). Again, we will help get this for you. • PTSD & Terminal Illnesses
• Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
• Agitation of Alzheimer’s disease
• Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
• Anorexia Nervosa
• Arnold-Chiari malformation and Syringomelia
• Autism
• Cachexia/wasting syndrome
• Cancer
• Causalgia
• Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
• Chronic Pain
• Crohn’s disease (Now includes Ulcerative Colitis)
• CRPS (Complex Regional Pain Syndromes Type II)
• Dystonia
• Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
• Fibromyalgia (severe) • Fibrous dysplasia
• Glaucoma
• Hepatitis C
• Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
• Hydrocephalus
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Interstitial Cystitis
• Lupus
• Migraines
• Multiple Sclerosis
• Muscular dystrophy
• Myasthenia Gravis
• Myoclonus
• Nail-patella syndrome
• Neuro-Behcet’s Autoimmune Disease
• Neurofibromatosis
• Neuropathy • Osteoarthritis
• Parkinson’s disease
• Polycystic Kidney Disease
• Post-concussion syndrome
• RSD (Complex Regional Pain Syndromes Type I)
• Residual limb pain
• Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
• Seizures, including those characteristic of epilepsy
• Sjogren’s syndrome
• Spinal cord disease, including, but not limited to, arachnoiditis, Tarlov cysts, hydromyelia, syringomyelia (You must have a documented MRI showing herniated disc)
• Spinal cord injury
• Spinocerebellar Ataxia (SCA)
• Superior canal dehiscence syndrome
• Tourette’s syndrome
• Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

What If I Don't Have a Diagnosis On The List?

Book an appointment with the information you have an let's figure it out together. Many more people qualify than believe they do and with a free initial consultation, there's no risk to you in trying. Simply book an appointment or give us a call.

How Much Does the Process Cost?

1) Physician Appointment Fee – due after the online video chat with the physician. If you qualify for a medical card we charge $249. If you don't qualify you don't pay anything. 2) IDPH Application Fee – due when you complete the IDPH online application $100 per year, $200 for 2 years, $250 for a three year card 50% off for veterans and people on disability