St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

Covid-19 Vaccine Update

Covid-19 Vaccine Update


Covid-19 Vaccine Update

Monday, February 22, 2021  

St. John the Baptist Parish – The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) has made limited amounts of the Covid-19 vaccine available at selection locations for persons in priority groups 1A and 1B, Tier One.

Per LDH, starting today, teachers & support staff working at K-12 schools and daycares, non-emergency medical transportation staff, pregnant persons, and people 55-64 years old with one or more health conditions defined by the CDC will be eligible to receive the COVID vaccine. For a complete list, please visit

Patients must contact a participating location for an appointment.

Current vaccine locations in St. John the Baptist Parish as per the LDH website:

Teche Action Clinic - Reserve

471 Central Avenue, Reserve



Walmart Pharmacy

1616 W Airline Hwy., LaPlace




1815 W. Airline Hwy., LaPlace 


The Medicine Shoppe

70 Dominican Drive, LaPlace



Gem Drugs

139 Central Avenue, Reserve



The Urgent Care - LaPlace

113 Belle Terre Blvd., LaPlace



Residents with vaccine appointments can schedule a ride with the River Parish Transit Authority by calling 985-651-1141 Monday- Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Please visit for additional information.