Louisiana Department of Health

September 20, 2022

LDH partners with Lafourche Health Unit to offer vaccine clinic

In honor of National Preparedness Month, the Louisiana Department of Health is partnering with the Lafourche Parish Health Unit to host We Prepare Day.
September 18, 2022

Vaccinations and boosters available soon at public health units, no appointment needed

LDH is offering walk-in services at several local public heath units this coming week in honor of National Preparedness Month.
August 15, 2022

For National Immunization Awareness Month, improving vaccination rates in Louisiana is a top priority

Children entering kindergarten in Louisiana were more up to date on four key vaccinations than children in the rest of the country, the latest immunization data […]
August 11, 2022

LDH closes molluscan shellfish growing waters in area 15 due to Terrebonne Bay oil spill

The Louisiana Department of Health closed some state molluscan shellfish (oyster) growing waters effective at sunset yesterday, August 10, 2022. This is a precautionary closure due […]