Following expanded eligibility criteria, we are now offering scheduling for new first dose appointments at select locations on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit MyOchsner to schedule.
Get the latest schedule of vaccination events and details on VAX FEST: a 24-hour vaccination event in celebration of our essential workers.
Symptoms can be very similar to the flu or cold. If you develop these symptoms or have been in contact with someone know to have COVID-19:
Call the Ochsner COVID-19 Info Line, our free nurse care line.
For general information, dial the Louisiana hotline, 211, or text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211.
At Ochsner, we are committed to testing and bringing clinical trials and new therapies to our community. We are currently offering COVID-19 and antibody testing.
We are proud to announce that Ochsner Health has surpassed 200,000 statewide COVID-19 community tests! As a system, we have been able to offer testing statewide from New Orleans to Lake Charles to North Louisiana. Together we: Covered eight of the nine regions in Louisiana, set up more than 200 testing locations, covered 117 zip codes and mobilized nearly 1,100 teams.
Our commitment to our communities is what has made this milestone a reality. Testing is safe and simple. Knowledge is power, so know where you stand.