DOH Press Release: Hawaii Department of Health Approves Second Medical Cannabis

Kauai – The State of Hawaii (DOH) Department of Health has approved Green Aloha, Ltd.’s application. to open a second retail location in Kauai. Green Aloha’s new outlet is located at 2827 Poipu Road, Koloa. Green Aloha plans to begin sales on September 17, 2022.

“The new Green Aloha dispensary will provide much-needed access to patients in South Kauai,” said Liam Gimon, Section Supervisor of the Medical Cannabis Licensing Program.

As of August 31, 2022, a total of 34,093 patients in the state and 2,811 caregivers were registered statewide. According to Tami Whitney, Supervisor of the Medical Cannabis Registration Program, “the primary reported condition for registered adult patients is severe pain and the primary reported conditions for children under 18 are seizures and severe pain.”

Other Hawai’i Authorized Retail Centers include:

island of hawaii

  • Big Island Grown locations at:
    • 750 Kanoelehua Avenue, Suite 104, Hilo
    • 64-1040 Mamalahoa Highway in Kamuela
    • 74-5617 Pawai Square, Kailua-Kona
  • Hawaiian Ethos locations at:
    • 73-5613 Olowalu Street, Suite 7, Kailua-Kona
    • 64-1035 Mamalahoa Highway to Kamuela
    • 578 Kanoelehua Ave, Hilo, 96720

kauai

  • Green Aloha located at:
    • 4-1565 Kuhio Highway in Kapa’a
    • 2827 Poipu Road in Koloa

maui

  • Maui Grown Therapies locations in:
    • 44 Pa’a Street in Kahului
    • 1087 Limahana Place, Unit 4B in Lahaina
    • 7 Aewa Place, Unit 3 in Pukalani
  • Pono Life Sciences located at:
    • 415 Dairy Road in Kahului
    • 115 N Market Street in Wailuku

Oahu

  • Aloha Green Apothecary locations at:
    • 1314 South King Street (Interstate Building) in Honolulu
    • 2113 Kalakaua Ave, Waikiki
    • 3131 North Nimitz Highway, Honolulu
  • Cure Oahu located at:
    • 727 Kapahulu Avenue in Honolulu
    • 4850 Kapolei Parkway, in Kapolei
  • Noa Botanicals locations in:
    • 1308 Young Street in Honolulu
    • 46-028 Kawa Street in Kaneohe
    • 98-302 Kamehameha Highway in Aiea

Registered patients and their caregivers may purchase up to four ounces of medical cannabis for a period of 15 consecutive days and purchase a maximum of eight ounces for a period of 30 consecutive days. When bringing medical cannabis home after purchasing it from a dispensary, the medical cannabis must be in a sealed container and not visible to the public.

All use of medical cannabis must be on private property and may not be used in any moving vehicle, at work, at the beach, on hiking trails or in any other public space. It is illegal to use or possess medical cannabis on any federally owned property, such as military installations and national parks.

More information about the Medical Cannabis Dispensary Program is available at http://health.hawaii.gov/medicalcannabis/.

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Media Contact:

Katie Arita Chang

Acting Communications Director

E-mail: [email protected]

Phone: (808) 286-4806

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