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Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

November 30, 2021 @ 03:22 PM CDT

Shot For $100 vaccine incentive extended through December 31

Louisiana residents now have until December 31, 2021 to get their vaccine at a participating community-based site as listed on As of November 29, more than 34,300 debit cards have been distributed through Shot For 100.

November 29, 2021 @ 03:33 PM CDT

No cases of Omicron identified yet in the U.S., LDH continues to monitor situation

People who are vaccinated and eligible for a booster need to use this time to get their boosters. Those who are not vaccinated should get vaccinated.

November 23, 2021 @ 07:29 PM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health to Offer Free COVID-19 Vaccines at Bayou Classic Events

The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) is partnering with the Bayou Classic and the National Medical Association to offer free COVID-19 vaccines at Bayou Classic events this Friday, Nov. 26 and Saturday, Nov. 27. Adults and children getting their first shots will receive a $100 Shot for 100 debit card.

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