ONE-STOP-SHOP: Louisiana stats, links related to COVID-19

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Published: Mar. 17, 2021 at 12:16 PM CDT|Updated: 6 hours ago

ONE-STOP-SHOP: Louisiana stats, links related to COVID-19

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Louisiana’s COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline at 1-855-453-0774

This is your one-stop-shop guide to everything you need to know about the impact of COVID-19.

As of Thursday, August 11, 2022, the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) reported the following coronavirus cases and totals for the state:

  • 1,398,494 total cases - 1,958 new cases
  • 17,690 total deaths - 13 new deaths
  • 599 patients in hospitals - increase of 4 patients
  • 24 patients on ventilators - increase of 6 patient

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CURRENT LOUISIANA CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

“Because of the daily removal of newly identified duplicates and out-of-state cases, the new case increase may not match the difference between today’s and yesterday’s total case count,” LDH says.

LOUISIANA VACCINE INFORMATION (Updated on Mondays and Thursdays)

As of Tuesday, August 2, 2022:

  • Current phase of distribution: Everyone 6 months+
  • New Initiated - 1,603
  • New Completed - 1,302
  • Total Vaccine Series Initiated - 2,809,596
  • Total Completed Vaccine Series - 2,497,301

COVID-19 VACCINE LOCATIONS: https://ldh.la.gov/covidvaccine-locations

COVID-19 TESTING RESOURCES (When should you get tested for COVID-19?): https://ldh.la.gov/page/covid-testing-resources

TESTING SITES: https://ldh.la.gov/page/covid19-testing-sites

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C)

The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the following MIS-C cases, as of 02/02/2022:

Confirmed Cases: 309

Deaths: 14

Age Range: 0-20

Median Age: 10

Gender: Female 116 (37.5%) | Male 193 (62.5%)

Clinical Status: Hospitalized 1 (0.3%) Discharged 294 (95.1%) | Died 14 (4.5%)

Race: Asian 7 (2.3%) Black 149 (48.2%) Other 32 (10.3%) White 121 (39.2%) Unknown 0

Ethnicity: Hispanic 41 (13.3%) Non-Hispanic 268 (86.7%)

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