Welcome to a very helpful, web site to locate a grower for your medicine.
Currently there are 6,216 pending patients who will be needing growers, as of this month.The OMMP is a State registry program within the Public Health Division, Oregon Department of Human Services. Our role is to help with the the arduous task of locating a trusted grower. The OMMP Act was approved by the voters of the State of Oregon, in November 1998. Our program actively pursues administrative streamlining processes in an effort to better serve our patients while maintaining the highest level of confidentiality.
The OMMP is a registry program that is part of the Oregon Department of Human Services Public Health Division. When registering, patients will need to indicate a caregiver and grow site. Doing so on the application protects them from prosecution under Oregon law. Oregon.gov: Basic Facts Here is how you can register with the OMMP:
Applications should be sent to DHS/OMMP; PO BOX 14450; Portland, OR 97293-0450. You can contact the Oregon Department of Human Services by calling (971) 673-1234. Oregon.gov: Application
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Our records on OMMP data as of March 5th, 2016.
These data will be updated and posted on this website every quarter. Next update: April 15, 2016.
Please note, in a few instances, to protect the confidentiality of patients, the response given is "< 50." This practice is consistent with DHS policy and HIPAA requirements. OMMP Statistics as of 03/05/2015 Number of patients currently holding cards 29,873 Number of caregivers holding cards for these patients 16,245
Number of Oregon-licensed physicians who have signed applications (MDs and DOs only) 3,068
through March 5th, 2016 11,877 Number of pending applications : March 6,216
*Pending applications include all new and renewal applications waiting for initial staff review after being received, "incomplete" applications, and all application files waiting for receipt of a signed and dated attending physician "verification" letter. Number of applications denied March 5th, 2008 through March 5th, 2015 - 851
Conditions* *A patient may have more than one diagnosed qualifying medical condition. Agitation related to Alzheimer's disease Cachexia 565
Severe Pain 21,087
Seizures, including but not limited to epilepsy 666 Persistent muscle spasms, including but not limited to those caused by multiple sclerosis 7,550 Number of patient cardholders per County* Baker county, Benton county, Clackamas county Clatsop county, Columbia county, Baker county, Benton county, Coos county Crook county, Multnomah county, Linn county, Lane county, Josephine county, Umatilla county, Tillamook county, Union county, Hood River county, Jefferson county, Morrow county, Grant county, Harney county.
Hood River 160
Combined total patient cardholder count for: Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Morrow, Sherman, and Wheeler Counties* 1,322
*Note: To protect the confidentiality of patients, the responses for these counties have been combined. This practice is consistent with DHS policy and HIPAA requirements. We are dedicated to finding a grower just right for you.