Coronavirus

August 10, 2020

Data incomplete on today’s update, potentially affecting the report’s case and test counts

Today’s data at noon is incomplete. The Louisiana Department of Health dashboard states “Laboratory reporting appears to be incomplete, potentially affecting case and test counts. Technical […]
August 10, 2020

Q&A: Dr. Chip Riggins, Medical Director for Region 3, Part 4

Dr. W.S. “Chip” Riggins is the Regional Medical Director for the bayou and river areas of Region 3 Office of Public Health (OPH), which include Lafourche […]
August 11, 2020

Tuesday’s update adds over 1,000 new cases

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 133,125. That’s 1,164 more cases than yesterday.   The state […]
August 11, 2020

Department of Health attributes fourth death to Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) is reporting a fourth death related to Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) associated with COVID-19. MIS-C is a serious […]