Ochsner announces COVID vaccination events!

Weekdays 5:30am – 10am

Ochsner Announces COVID Vaccination Events,
Free Cancer Screening the Week of June 21

 

 

BATON ROUGE – Ochsner Baton Rouge will offer several COVID-19 vaccination events the week of June 21 around the Baton Rouge area. Most events offer the two-dose Pfizer vaccine. The single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine is available at Ochsner Baton Rouge Vaccine Clinic on Wednesday, June 23.

In addition, patients who receive the Pfizer vaccine at Ochsner Baton Rouge Vaccine Clinic on Friday, June 25 can receive a free skin cancer screening. The screenings are optional and completely free. So far, doctors have performed over 50 screenings at the clinic, and three cases of skin cancer have been identified.

 

Vaccine appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are accommodated as supplies allow. To make an appointment, call (844) 888-2772, or visit MyOchsner.org. Vaccination sites are open to anyone regardless of their patient status at Ochsner. 

The Pfizer vaccine is available to anyone age 12 or older, with parental consent for minors, while the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are available to anyone age 18 or older.

Recipients are encouraged to register for Shot at a Million, the state’s new rewards program for those who receive COVID vaccines. Offered by the Louisiana Department of Health’s “Bring Back Louisiana” campaign, registration and program details are available at shotatamillion.com/register.

Ochsner staff will be available at the following locations and times:

Tuesday, June 22, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Pfizer

Ascension Parish Library – Donaldsonville

500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville

Tuesday, June 2210 a.m.-6 p.m.

Pfizer

Ochsner Baton Rouge Vaccine Clinic

1770 Physicians Park Drive

Wednesday, June 23, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Pfizer

Beacon Light Baptist Church

7513 Prescott Rd., Baton Rouge

Wednesday, June 23, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Johnson & Johnson

Ochsner Baton Rouge Vaccine Clinic

1770 Physicians Park Drive

Thursday, June 24, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Moderna

Iberville Parish – Health Unit

24705 Plaza Dr. A, Plaquemine

Thursday, June 24, noon-4 p.m.

Pfizer

Ochsner Health Center – Tangipahoa

41676 Veterans Ave., Hammond

Friday, June 25, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Pfizer

Ascension Parish Library – Gonzales

708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales

Friday, June 25, 8 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Pfizer (free skin cancer screenings available)

Ochsner Baton Rouge Vaccine Clinic

1770 Physicians Park Drive

Saturday, June 26, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Pfizer

MLK Community Center

4000 Gus Young Ave., Baton Rouge