Patients

AM I ELIGIBLE?

Medical Cannabis is helping people with a variety of conditions. Eligibility for Cannabis as a Medicine falls under the current guidelines according to Health Canada. Some of the conditions that may be eligible for Cannabis treatment include (but are not limited to):

 

  • Pain Management
  • Severe Arthritis & Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Pain and Nausea
  • Cancer
  • Colitis & Crohn’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder,
  • Insomnia, Anxiety & Depression
  • Migraines
SCHEDULING AN APPOINTMENT

To set up an appointment for assessment, Shevaya Wellness works with patients who may or may not have been referred by the treating physician. Patients who are unable to obtain a referral from their current physician will still need to provide a summary of their medical condition. A physician at Shevaya Wellness will treat each patient with care to determine whether cannabis or cannabinoids in clinical practice is the right treatment

 

Information required day of appointment:

 

  • Your diagnoses
  • Summary of your medical file
  • Current medications
  • Completed intake form

 

5-STEP PROCESS

1) WELLNESS ASSESSMENT

 

Begin with a conversation. Our wellness specialists can help you navigate what to expect and help you to develop additional solutions for complete wellness.

 

2) PHYSICIAN ASSESSMENT

 

Patients will meet with the physician for a medical evaluation. The assessment determines the eligibility for cannabis/cannabinoids in clinical practice.  If eligible, cannabis and/or cannabinoids will be prescribed.  Patient follow up is set to a cycle of every 3 months.

 

3) CANNABIS WELLNESS SUPPORT GUIDE

 

Patients who are prescribed cannabis will meet with consult with a CWSG to better understand Cannabis as a Medicine and to select a legal cannabis supplier to meet their needs.  We help patients understand how to safely and comfortably integrate cannabis into their lives.

 

4) LICENSED COMMERCIAL PRODUCER ORDERING PROCESS

 

Across Canada Medical Cannabis is only available through Licensed Producers, which is heavily regulated by Health Canada, and must comply with strict quality and security standards. Once you receive an email from the select LP, you will be able to order online or via telephone.

 

5) RECEIVING CANNABIS

 

Currently, medical cannabis is sent to the patient by secure courier to the address provided on the selected Licensed Producer registration form.

FEES

Private Medical appointments with a Shevaya Wellness physican fees are listed below:

 

  • Initial visit $250
  • Follow up visit $50 (3 month cycles)

 

Accepted payment methods – Cash, Cheque, E-transfer
We work with in the framework set out by Health Canada in terms of prescription, dosing guidelines and access to your prescription through licensed producers.

 

Have more questions?  Give us a call. 514. 739. 1881

PREPARING FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT

After booking your appointment, you must complete the required documents prior to arriving at the clinic. If you are unable to complete them at home, please arrive early to complete the documents at the centre.

 

If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact us as soon as possible. If you miss your appointment or cancel without 48 hours notice, cancellation and missed appointment fees apply.

WHAT TO BRING

Payment for clinic fees related to your appointment

 

  • Provided Documents (Patient Intake Form)
  • Medical History
  • Pharmacy Report Of Current Prescription Medications
  • Treating Physician Diagnosis
  • Additional Reports That Could Assist The Medical Assessment

PHYSICIANS

REFERRING PATIENTS

To refer patients, simply fax or e-mail us a Shevaya Referral Form, along with a summary of the patient’s medical file and list of past and current medications.

 

Your patient will be assessed for the use of medical cannabis or cannabinoids according to guidelines established by the Collège des Médecins du Québec, and Health Canada’s Marijuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR).

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND PARTNERSHIPS

Medical cannabis and cannabinoids require a lot of understanding and navigating to successfully integrate into patient care and practice.

 

Shevaya Wellness works with nurses and medical professionals on a wide-range of cannabis and cannabinoid topics. Our goal is complete wellness, which is why we look to partner with physicians and other medical professionals to ensure patient care stays connected.