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Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

March 01, 2021 @ 11:36 AM CDT

CDC recommends the first one-dose COVID-19 vaccine for use

Louisiana expects its confirmed allotment of 37,900 doses of the one-shot, easier-to-use Johnson & Johnson vaccine to be delivered sometime this week.

March 01, 2021 @ 10:01 AM CDT

Health Department: 562 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes will receive COVID vaccine this week

These providers include 181 chain pharmacies (including 115 Walmart/Sam's Club and 7 CVS from retail pharmacy program), 161 independent pharmacies, 61 hospitals, 50 public health providers, 28 urgent cares, 22 federally qualified health centers (FQHCs), 22 medical practices, 13 rural health clinics (RHCs) and 22 other healthcare providers.

March 01, 2021 @ 08:41 AM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health announces COVID-19 testing for week of March 1-6

The more contagious U.K. variant of COVID-19 has been identified in Louisiana, and all Louisianans need to take precautions to protect themselves and their loved ones.

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