The Center of Excellence for Emerging Threats (CEVT) continues to offer COVID-19 testing and vaccinations at the North Campus site located at 2627 Linwood Avenue, Monday – Friday, 10AM – 6PM.
PCR Testing is available to all ages.
For initial doses of the vaccine, children ages 5 to 17 may ONLY receive the Pfizer vaccine, but adults aged 18 and older may receive the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Those age 5 and older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised may request a third primary dose of the appropriate vaccine.
The Pfizer Booster shot is available to children ages 12 to 17 that have received their second shot five or more months ago.
Regarding Boosters, the FDA recommends:
If unvaccinated, Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna (mRNA vaccines) are recommended.
Those that are fully vaccinated, should request a booster shot if:
They received their second Pfizer-BioNTech more than 5 months ago and are age 12+ years
They are 18 years of age and received their second Moderna shot more than 6 months ago
They received a J&J/Janssen shot more than 2 months ago
All vaccinations and/or testing takes place without an individual needing to leave the vehicle.
No appointments are needed for first or second doses, or the booster. Individuals that received the first and second dose of the vaccine from a non-LSUHS location should pre-register at www.lsuhs.edu to receive the booster.
Individuals should provide ID and insurance information when they arrive at any LSUHS vaccine distribution site. Those that are without insurance are still eligible to receive the vaccine. To preregister, go to the LSU Health Shreveport website at www.lsuhs.edu.
LSUHS COVID-19 TESTING & VACCINATION SITE
North Campus (former Chevyland) – 2726 Linwood Avenue, Shreveport
10 AM – 6 PM; Monday – Friday
PCR COVID-19 Testing, COVID vaccines and boosters
LSUHS COVID-19 VACCINATION SITES
David Raines Recreational Center – 2920 Round Grove, Shreveport
Saturday, April 9 (Pediatric patients only)
12 PM – 3 PM; 1st or 2nd doses of vaccine, and booster shots are available.
Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) – 6220 E. Texas Street, Bossier City
Wednesday, April 13
10 AM – 12 PM; 1st or 2nd doses of vaccine, and booster shots are available.
Learning from the Pandemic Symposium – Independence Stadium
3301 Pershing Boulevard, Shreveport
Wednesday, April 14
5 PM – 7 PM; 1st or 2nd doses of vaccine, and booster shots are available.
LSU Health Shreveport vaccination sites will be closed April 15 – April 18 in observance of the Easter holiday. Vaccination and testing sites will resume all regularly scheduled operation on Tuesday, April 19.