Coronavirus

January 16, 2021

LDH Confirms First Case of U.K. COVID Variant in New Orleans

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health confirmed the state’s first identified case of the COVID-19 variant, SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7., frequently referred to as the U.K. variant because […]
January 17, 2021

Weekend totals see 4,122 new cases statewide

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 368,980. That’s 4,122 more cases since Friday. 326,101 are confirmed; […]
January 18, 2021

COVID vaccine to be provided to 298 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes this week

298 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes will receive COVID vaccine this week. These providers – including 150 chain pharmacies, 112 independent pharmacies, 19 federally qualified […]
January 18, 2021

Monday reports see less than 1,000 new cases statewide

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 369,951. That’s 961 more cases since yesterday. 327,054 are confirmed; […]