prescribe Psychologists Could Prescribe Medication Under New Bill By Shawn Mulcahy • Jan 15, 2019 A new bill would allow psychologists in Florida to prescribe medication. If passed, Florida would be the sixth state to make the change. Bill Would Allow VA To Prescribe Medical Marijuana In Some States By Julio Ochoa • Sep 10, 2018 Daylina Miller/Health News Florida Sen. Bill Nelson filed a bill last week that would provide veterans with access to medical marijuana at the VA and open doors for more research on the drug. Florida Might Face Physician Shortfall As Medical Marijuana Expands By Nick Evans • Jan 8, 2017 While state officials debate the best regulatory framework for medical marijuana in Florida, a more practical challenge may be on the horizon. The current list of doctors may not be enough to meet the demand of an expanding pool of patients.