||Cannabis-based Products for Medicinal Use
||Mandatory Policy MP 0039/16
|Date of issue:
||Friday, 28 October 2016
||The Cannabis-based Products for Medicinal Use Policy provides regulatory, research and governance guidance to health services and health practitioners in relation to medicinal cannabis.
||This policy applies to any health practitioner or other staff member employed in the WA health system required to obtain, possess, store, prescribe, administer, dispense or supply a cannabis-based product for medicinal purposes as a Scheduled medicine.
||Public Health Policy Framework
|Period of effect:
||from 1 November 2016 to 1 November 2018
||1 November 2018
||Dr D.J. Russell-Weisz, Director General, Department of Health WA, 28-Oct-2016
This circular last updated: Friday, 28 October 2016 at 9:10am