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Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

January 10, 2022 @ 03:00 PM CDT

Programs and Services Amendments Due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency

Continues the provisions of the April 8, 2020, October 19, 2020, and December 10, 2020 Emergency Rules which amend Title 50 of the Louisiana Administrative Code throughout the duration of the COVID-19 public health emergency declaration.

January 08, 2022 @ 01:47 PM CDT

CDC shortens Moderna booster dose interval to 5 months

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated its recommendations for the Moderna booster, shortening the 6 month interval between completing the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine series and receiving a booster dose to 5 months.

January 06, 2022 @ 02:26 PM CDT

CDC updates and clarifies COVID-19 booster guidance, unequivocally recommending that everyone 12 years and older get boosted if eligible

LDH has reviewed the latest CDC recommendations and alerted all vaccine providers in the state that this guidance is effective immediately.

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