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LSU Health Shreveport COVID-19 Vaccination, Test Schedule | Coronavirus

LSU Health Shreveport COVID-19 Vaccination, Test Schedule |  Coronavirus

SHREVEPORT, La. – The Center of Excellence for Emerging Threats (CEVT) will continue to provide life-saving tests and vaccines at the Louisiana State Fairgrounds site at 3710 Hudson Avenue Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gates close at 4:30 p.m. However, due to strong winds, the site closed at 11:30 am on Saturday. This large-scale community clinic will be open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Monday, January 17.

  • PCR testing is available for all ages.
  • For starting doses of the vaccine, children aged 5 to 17 years should: ONLY receive the Pfizer vaccine, but adults 18 years and older can receive the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
  • Individuals 5 years of age and older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised may request a third primary dose of the appropriate vaccine.
  • The Pfizer Booster injection is available for children ages 12 to 17 who received their second injection five or more months ago.

With regard to Boosters, the FDA recommends:

  • If not vaccinated, Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna (mRNA vaccines) are recommended.
  • Those who have been fully vaccinated should request a booster shot if:
    • They received their second Pfizer-BioNTech over 5 months ago and are 12+ years old
    • They are 18 years old and got their second Moderna injection over 6 months ago
    • They got a J&J/Janssen shot more than 2 months ago

All vaccinations and/or tests take place without a person having to leave the vehicle.

No appointments are needed for the first or second dose of the vaccine.

Individuals must provide identity and insurance information when arriving at an LSUHS vaccine distribution site. Those who are not insured are still eligible for the vaccine. While pre-registration is encouraged for those aged 18 and over, it is not mandatory to get the vaccine. To pre-register, visit the LSU Health Shreveport website at: www.lsuhs.edu.

LSUHS COVID-19 TESTING & VACCINATION SITE

Louisiana State Fairgrounds – 3701 Hudson Avenue, Shreveport

  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Monday Saturday; gates close at 4.30pm
    PCR COVID-19 testing, COVID vaccines and boosters

LSUHS COVID-19 VACCINATION SITES

Clear Horizon Apartments – 4305 Illinois Ave, Shreveport

  • Saturday 15 January
    9.00 – 12.00 hrs;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

Webster Parish Public Health Unit – 1200 Homer Road, Minden

  • sunday 16 january
    10 a.m. – 2 p.m.;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

Peaceful Rest Baptist Church – 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, Shreveport

  • sunday 16 january
    12 noon – 3 p.m.;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) – 6220 E. Texas St, Bossier City

  • Wednesday 19 January
    1:00 PM – 4:00 PM;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

BilBerry Recreation Center – 1902 Alabama Avenue, Shreveport

  • Saturday January 22
    9.00 – 12.00 hrs;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

Valencia Recreation Center – 1800 Viking Dr, Shreveport

  • Saturday January 22
    12:30 PM – 3:30 PM;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

Williams Memorial CME – 7288 Greenwood Road, Shreveport

  • Saturday January 22
    1:00 PM – 4:00 PM;
    1st or 2nd doses of vaccine and booster shots are available.

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