Louisiana Department of Health
The Louisiana Department of Health is coordinating the COVID-19 Vaccine distribution effort in Louisiana. As more vaccines become available from the CDC, more individuals and groups will be offered a vaccination.
Limited amounts of COVID Vaccines are available at select locations only for:
• Persons 65 and older
• Dialysis providers and patients
• Ambulatory and outpatient providers and staff
• Behavioral health providers and staff
• Urgent care clinic providers and staff
• Community care providers and staff
• Dental providers and staff
After more than three months of heightened restrictions, Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tuesday said he will loosen coronavirus rules to move the state into Phase 3 of the reopening plan, allowing bars to open statewide and letting most businesses operate at 75% capacity.
The move is the second time since the pandemic began that Edwards put the state in the third phase of his reopening plan, after moving backwards and imposing more restrictions in late November. It comes as cases and hospitalizations continue to drop in most parts of the state.
“We’re currently moving in the right direction...