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 near you.
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.
COVID-19 testing is available at Ochsner Urgent Care locations. However, if you are not experiencing symptoms testing is not available. Please bring your insurance card and state identification card. You will be required to pay a co-pay based on your insurance. If you do not have insurance, you will have to pay the full price for a COVID-19 test.
The Louisiana Department of Health offers COVID-19 testing seven days a week. Please click here for a full list of testing locations.
If you are unsure about if or when you should be tested, talk with a provider virtually with Ochsner Anywhere Care.
Your health is our priority. Due to recent events with COVID-19, we have temporarily modified our visitor policy.
In order to protect the health of our communities, and as a safety precaution to prevent the risk of spreading COVID-19, we have instituted visitor restrictions in accordance with recommendations from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In addition, some hospital access points will be consolidated on our campuses.
Ochsner has recently closed several fitness centers, retail and other locations.