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COVID-19 Vaccine Procedure:

COVID vaccines and boosters (for ages 6 months and older) are available by appointment only.
Please call (225) 246-9290 to make an appointment.

All COVID vaccines and boosters are being administered at The Baton Rouge Clinic Immunization Clinic (7473 Perkins Road – The white brick building between our Main Clinic and Urgent Care/Albertsons), Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Please Remember:

      • Make sure your arm is accessible – For example:  short sleeve t-shirt, sleeveless shirt, etc.
      • Have your insurance card available.
      • Please print and bring:
      • If you are returning for your 2nd dose or booster, please bring the COVID Vaccination Record Card that you received on your first dose visit.

Scheduling Options

Appointment scheduling is for 1st dose Appointments only!
Your 2nd dose appointment, if needed, will be scheduled at your 1st dose appointment.

Schedule by Phone
call (225) 246-9240
Schedule Online*

Adult 1st COVID Vaccine

Adult Pfizer Booster

Adult Moderna Booster

Pediatric 1st COVID Vaccine (Ages 5-11)

*When Scheduling Online:

    • If your insurance coverage is Medicaid, please choose “Not Listed”, and continue scheduling. Insurance coverage is not required to receive a COVID-19 vaccination.
    • If you need to reschedule or cancel an appointment, please call our scheduling department at (225) 246-9240.
    • Please only make one appointment per patient.

Special Notice:

The COVID-19 Vaccine is not recommended for the following individuals:

      • Under the age of 6 months.
      • With a severe allergic reaction to any component of the COVID-19 Vaccine (see description)
      • Who are currently sick with a fever, active respiratory infection or other illness.

Vaccine Eligibility:

The State of Louisiana has granted vaccine eligibility to the general public 6 months of age and older. Anyone who has completed their primary series or has had a booster greater than two months ago is eligible for the new Bi-Valent booster.

To make an appointment, please call (225) 246-9240 or (225) 246-9290.  Please bring a form of identification to your appointment, such as a driver’s license or photo ID.


COVID Vaccines for the General Public and NOT Immunocompromised

Ages 6 months through 11 years

Primary Series Manufacture

Age Group Number of primary doses Number of monovalent booster doses Recommended monovalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose Interval between 2nd and 3rd primary dose Interval between primary series and booster dose

Moderna

6 months – 5 years 2 NA NA 4–8 weeks NA

NA

Pfizer

6 months –4 years 2 NA  NA 3–8 weeks At least 8 weeks

NA

Pfizer 5 – 11 years 2 1 Pfizer 3–8 weeks NA

At least 5 months

Ages 12 through 17 years

Primary series manufacturer

Age

group

Number of primary doses Number of bivalent booster doses Recommended bivalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose

Interval between primary series and booster dose

Moderna

12–17 years 2 1 Pfizer 4–8 weeks

At least 2 months

Pfizer

12–17 years 2 1 Pfizer 3–8 weeks

At least 2 months

Ages 18 years and older

Primary series manufacturer

Age

group

Number of primary doses Number of bivalent booster doses Recommended bivalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose

Interval between primary series and booster dose

Moderna

18 years and older 2 1 Moderna or Pfizer 4–8 weeks

At least 2 months

Pfizer

18 years and older

2 1 Moderna or Pfizer 3–8 weeks

At least 2 months


COVID Vaccines for Immunocompromised Patients

Ages 6 months through 11 years (Immunocompromised)

Primary Series Manufacture

Age Group Number of primary doses Number of monovalent booster doses Recommended bivalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose Interval between 2nd and 3rd primary dose

Interval between primary series and booster dose

Moderna

6 months–11 years 3 NA NA 4 weeks At least 4 weeks

NA

Pfizer

6 months–4 years 3 NA NA 3 weeks At least 8 weeks

NA

Pfizer

5–11 years 3 1 Pfizer 3 weeks At least 4 weeks At least 3 months
Ages 12 through 17 years (Immunocompromised)

Primary series manufacturer

Age

group

Number of primary doses Number of bivalent booster doses Recommended bivalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose Interval between 2nd and 3rd primary dose

Interval between primary series and booster dose

Moderna

12–17  years 3 1 Pfizer 4 weeks At least 4 weeks

At least 2 months

Pfizer

12–17 years 3 1 Pfizer 3 weeks At least 4 weeks

At least 2 months

Ages 18 years and older (Immunocompromised)

Primary series manufacturer

Age

group

Number of primary doses Number of bivalent booster doses Recommended bivalent booster dose Interval between 1st and 2nd primary dose Interval between 2nd and 3rd primary dose

Interval between primary series and booster dose†

Moderna

18 years and older 3 1 Moderna or Pfizer 4 weeks At least 4 weeks

At least 2 months

Pfizer

18 years and older 3 1 Moderna or Pfizer 3 weeks At least 4 weeks

At least 2 months

Immunocompromised is considered to be:

  • Receiving active cancer treatment
  • Received an organ transplant and are currently taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are currently taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, WiskottAldrich syndrome)
  • Advanced or untreated HIV infection
  • Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids other drugs that may suppress your immune response
  • Other conditions which cause moderate or severe immunosuppression similar to the above conditions

*The COVID vaccine and booster information was pulled from the CDC Website. Updated on 09.19.2022


To schedule any of these appointments, please call (225) 246-9240.

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