Ochsner Baton Rouge and Southern University will offer a drive-thru mass vaccination event on March 27. Starting at 9 a.m., Ochsner hopes to administer 2,000 Moderna COVID-19 vaccine doses. The final appointment time is 3:45 p.m. for the event held at Southern’s F.G. Clark Activity Center, located at 801 Harding Blvd.
Appointment times are open and available to everyone meeting current Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) criteria. A full list of vaccine criteria can be found at https://ldh.la.gov/covidvaccine/.
Those who are vaccinated on Saturday will be scheduled automatically to return for their second dose at F.G. Clark Activity Center on April 25. Each person inside the vehicle will need their own appointment.
The vaccine is free and open to anyone regardless of their patient status at Ochsner. However, appointments must be made in advance through the Ochsner vaccine call center, (844) 888-2772, or through MyOchsner.