Doses of COVID vaccines will be distributed to 486 locations across all 64 Louisiana parishes this week.

All people 16 and older are eligible to receive a coronavirus vaccine in Louisiana.

Anyone wishing to obtain a vaccine are asked to make an appointment first.

Click here for a list of the locations receiving doses this week, including Walmarts, hospitals and independent pharmacies.

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People wanting to get vaccinated can also consider attending a community vaccine event.

Click here for a list of those events in Louisiana.

Have questions about the vaccine or making an appointment? Louisiana launched a new vaccine hotline at (855) 453-0774.

The hotline is available 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday.

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