State of Louisiana Coronavirus Updates


To receive text notifications from the Governor’s Office pertaining to COVID-19,
text 'LACOVID' to 67283 and sign up for phone calls by going to Smart911.

Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

May 29, 2020 @ 04:36 PM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health announces 11 partners to execute comprehensive testing plan

The Louisiana Department of Health has contracted with 11 partners as part of its comprehensive testing plan that will be submitted on May 30 to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which outlines how the state how and will increase testing across the state and especially in congregate settings where the risk of spread is high.

May 29, 2020 @ 12:00 AM CDT

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

All updated information pertaining to the Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

May 27, 2020 @ 07:20 PM CDT

Emergency Order: Partial Closure of Tanning Facilities

This Emergency Order shall be effective as of 12:01 a.m. on May 28, 2020 and shall remain in effect until further notice from the State Health Officer. This Emergency Order will supersede the previous Orders regarding the closure of Tanning Facilities, only as to the provisions affecting Tanning Facilities.

More LDH News

Additional Resources

Coronavirus Information Fact Sheet for Colleges & Universities Coronavirus Information for First Responders Stop the Spread Information Sheet Common Coronavirus vs COVID-19 Comparisions CDC General COVID-19 Information CDC COVID-19 FAQs LDH PPE Requests LDH COVID-19 FAQs for Louisiana Can This Business Open?