To qualify for Washington medical cannabis, patients must suffer from one (1) or more of the following conditions: Cancer, HIV or Aids, Cachexia, Epilepsy, Glaucoma, MS, intractable pain (pain unrelieved by standard medication), Crohn’s disease, Hepatitis C, and any disease which results in nausea, vomiting, wasting, appetite loss, cramping, seizures, or muscle spasms that are unrelieved by standard treatment. If one or more of these conditions are chronic or debilitating in a nature, a medical marijuana doctor may recommend the affected patient for medical cannabis to address these health problems. An attending physician may be a medical doctor (MD), a Doctor of osteopathic (DO), Physician assistant (PA), Osteopathic physician assistant (OA), Naturopathic physician (ND), or an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP). The attending physician must conduct a thorough exam to determine if in their “professional opinion that the patient may benefit from the medical use of marijuana.” The physician must provide a physician’s statement on tamper-proof paper. Contact a medical marijuana registration company to get connected with a qualified medical marijuana physician.