All patients previously scheduled for vaccinations last Friday, 2/19, have been moved to this Friday, 2/26, and are being notified of the rescheduled appointments. Thank you!

As soon as vaccines become available, we will call patients according to our wait list on a “first come, first serve” basis and schedule appointments. To be added to our Wait List, please call (225) 246-9240. Please note that we are following the State of Louisiana’s guidelines on distribution and when adding patients to our wait list.

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