You can help the VMMA right now by registering with this website and choosing to officially endorse the VMMA. Endorsing the VMMA means that your name, military affiliation, and home state will be displayed on the Endorsements page of this website.
The VMMA advises veteran patients NOT to sign any "pain contracts" for your VA doctors.
"Pain Contracts" are NOT VA forms, therefore they need to be questioned.
U.S. Congress passed, and it was signed into law, the "Veterans Pain Care Act of 2008, (HR 6445) which requires the V.A. to treat veterans pain, by law. (Pain Foundation - Newsroom)
The V.A. Ethics Board has recommended to veterans that we assert ourselves in requesting discussion/information with our VA doctors on the proper use of medical marijuana for pain and other medical conditions.