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CVS to open 28 additional COVID-19 testing sites in Louisiana

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Posted at 8:04 AM, Sep 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-17 14:54:02-04

CVS Health announced Thursday that 28 additional COVID-19 drive-thru testing sites will open at CVS Pharmacy locations across Louisiana.

These sites, which will open on Friday, September 18, are in addition to the 23 drive-thru locations already open in the state.

The company says that across the country 2,000 new COVID-19 drive-thru sites would be opened to boost access to testing and to help slow the virus's spread.

The tests administered at CVS Pharmacy locations are free of charge and are available for people age 12 and over who meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention criteria.

Patients must register in advance at in order to schedule an appointment. Online registration for children ages 12-15 must be completed by a parent or legal guardian. They must also accompany the child for testing.

Tests will be self-swab and results available in 2 to 3 days, the company says.

More than 4,000 CVS Pharamacy sites are expected to provide virus testing by mid-October.

To see a complete list of CVS Pharmacy testing sites in Louisiana and the country, click here.

28 New CVS Pharmacy COVID-19 Testing Sites in Louisiana Opening Friday, Sept. 18, 2020

Bossier Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 3001 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, LA 71111
  • CVS Pharmacy, 4890 Barksdale Road, Bossier City, LA 71111

Caddo Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 3300 Youree Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105

East Baton Rouge Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 11705 Coursey Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70805
  • CVS Pharmacy, 14360 Wax Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70818

Iberia Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 185 North Lewis Street, New Iberia, LA 70560

Iberville Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 24600 Church Street, Plaquemine, LA 70764

Jefferson Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 5300 Veterans Boulevard, Metarie, LA 70003
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1203 Westbank Expressway, Westwego, LA 70094
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1600 Lapalco Boulevard, Harvey, LA 70058

Lafayette Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 6800 Johnston Street, Lafayette, LA 70501
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1315 Moss Street, Lafayette, LA 70501
  • CVS Pharmacy, 3604 West Pinhook, Lafayette, LA 70508

LaFourche Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 16804 West Main, Cut Off, LA 70354

Orleans Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 3700 S. Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118
  • CVS Pharmacy, 2585 Leon C. Simon Drive, New Orleans, LA 70122
  • CVS Pharmacy, 5902 Read Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70165

Rapides Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 4443 Jackson Street, Alexandria, LA 71303

St. Bernard Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 2600 Paris Road, Chalmette, LA 70043

St. Mary Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 6502 Highway 182, Morgan City, LA 70380

St. Tammany Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 2915 Highway 190, Mandeville, LA, 70471
  • CVS Pharmacy, 2101 Collins Boulevard, Covington, LA 70433
  • CVS Pharmacy, 627 West 21st Avenue, Covington, LA 70433
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1695 Highway 59, Mandeville, LA 70448
  • CVS Pharmacy, 70550 Louisiana Highway 21, Covington, LA 70433

Tangipahoa Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 285 West Pine, Ponchatoula, LA 70454

Terrebonne Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 9407 East Park Avenue, Houma, LA 70363

Washington Parish

  • CVS Pharmacy, 329 Superior Avenue, Bogalusa, LA 70427

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