A Consultant working in a medical specialty directly related to a specified
medical condition, wishing to prescribe cannabis for medical use for a patient under
his or her care must register with the HSE in order to access the HSE portal and they
must register the patient through this portal.
If registration is approved, then the
Consultant can issue a prescription Contact details for the HSE will be added shortly.
You should familiarise yourself with the new legislation which sets out the obligations
for prescribers under the operation of the MCAP.
You should also familiarise yourself
with the Clinical Guidelines as prepared by the Expert Reference Group. These are
available on the Department of Health Website