Covid-19 Vaccine Update

Published 2:04 pm Monday, February 1, 2021

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St. John the Baptist Parish – Today, the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) added the Walmart Pharmacy in LaPlace as a vaccine provider in St. John the Baptist Parish. LDH is sending vaccines to select locations for residents in the current priority groups, including seniors 70 years of age and older. Patients must contact a participating location for an appointment.
St. James Parish Hospital is also accepting vaccine registrations. Residents interested in receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine at St. James Parish Hospital, are asked to complete an interest form online at or call 225-265-9005 to have someone assist with registering over the phone.
Current Vaccine providers in St. John the Baptist Parish: 
Walmart Pharmacy
1616 W Airline Hwy., LaPlace
(985) 652-8781
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
(985) 212-8631
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.