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Johnson&Johnson vaccines will be available at Rayne Civic Center

Site opens on Tuesday March 9, 2021
Johnson & Johnson vaccine
Posted at 3:06 PM, Mar 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-04 20:57:02-05

Johnson&Johnson/Janssen Single-Dose vaccines will be distributed to the public in Rayne.

According to the Louisiana Department of Health, a vaccination site will be set up at the Rayne Civic Center on Tuesday March 9, 2021.

There, Johnson&Johnson vaccine, which are single-dose vaccines, will be administered to those who sign up for an appointment.

The site will be open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on that Tuesday. The Rayne Civic Center is located at 112 Frog Festival Drive in Rayne.

Vaccines will only be administered by appointment only. Those scheduling an appointment must meet current eligibility for the vaccine.

  • Persons 65 years of age or older
  • Dialysis patients
  • Persons 55-64 years with at least one of the following conditions: Cancer, Chronic kidney disease, COPD, Down Syndrome, Heart Conditions, Immunocompromised from solid organ transplant, Obesity, Severe Obesity, Sickle Cell Disease, Smoking, Type 2 Diabetes
  • All pregnant persons regardless of age
  • Teachers and Support staff working onsite at K-12 schools or daycares
  • Frontline Healthcare Workers
  • Recipients of Home and Community Based Waiver Services
  • Professional Home Care Workers
  • Law Enforcement and other First Responders
  • Election workers assigned to work March/April election.

Appointments for vaccination can be scheduled here or by calling the Office of Public Health at 337-262-5311.

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