COVID-19 Information and Updates

Get detailed information about COVID-19, including how to protect yourself and current case statistics, from the Louisiana Department of Health

View Parish-wide updates and information from St. Tammany Parish President Mike Cooper.


Below are updates pertinent to District 7:


To view current COVID-19 vaccine information, including eligibility requirements and vaccine locations on the Northshore, visit here.

October 26, 2021

The Louisiana indoor mask mandate has been lifted. Read more.

September 28, 2021

Governor Bel. Edwards extends the indoor mask mandate through October 27.

September 1, 2021

Governor Bel. Edwards extends the indoor mask mandate through September 29.

August 2, 2021

Governor Bel. Edwards reinstates state-wide, indoor mask mandate.

April 28, 2021

In new mandate, Governor Edwards eases COVID-19 restrictions and the statewide mask mandate has been lifted starting today.

March 30, 2021

Gov. Edwards eases COVID-19 restrictions as hospitalizations decline and vaccine distribution increases. This current mandate will expire on April 28.

March 2, 2021

Governor Edwards announced Louisiana will move forward into Phase 3 of the COVID-19 reopening guidelines. This current mandate will expire on March 31.

January 22, 2021

Starting today, Gov. Edwards expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to teachers, pregnant persons, non-emergency transportation staff, and persons over 55 with certain health conditions, among others. View here for more information.

January 6, 2021

Starting the week of January 4, 2021, extremely limited quantities of the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine will be available across the state of Louisiana, including in St. Tammany Parish, to a select portion of the population. Visit here for eligibility and pharmacy information.

November 24, 2020

Louisiana "steps back" into Phase 2 to curb the rising COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Read more.


November 5, 2020

Gov. Edwards, again, extends Louisiana's current Phase 3 guidelines until December 4.


October 8, 2020

Governor Edwards extends Louisiana's current Phase 3 guidelines until November 6.


September 11, 2020

Governor Edwards announces Louisiana will move forward with Phase 3 guidelines until October 9.

August 26, 2020

Bel Edwards signs order to extend current phase two guidelines in Louisiana until September 11.

August 6, 2020

Gov. Edwards extends Louisiana's current Phase 2 guidelines to August 28.

July 21, 2020

Gov. Edwards extends Louisiana's current Phase 2 guidelines to August 7.

July 11, 2020

Governor Edwards issues a statewide mask mandate and closes bars as COVID-19 continues to spread across the state.

June 22, 2020

Gov. John Bel Edwards confirms Louisiana will continue to operate under Phase 2 guidelines (and not move forward with implementing Phase 3) for an additional 28 days as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.


June 01, 2020

Gov. Edwards announces Louisiana will begin Phase 2 of Louisiana's Roadmap to Resilience on June 05, 2020.

May 28, 2020

St. Tammany Parish President Mike Cooper holds a hurricane preparedness press conference, to discuss plans as they relate to COVID-19. View the press conference by clicking photo below.

May 21, 2020

Louisiana Department of Health announces Louisiana's Plan to Expand Contact Tracing throughout the State.

May 21, 2020

Ochsner Health announces community COVID-19 testing in St. Tammany at Church of the King - Little Creek Campus in Mandeville, with no doctor's order required. Read full announcement below.

May 11, 2020

Gov. Bel Edwards confirms Louisiana will move forward with implementing Phase One of opening local businesses on May 15, and the Stay At Home Order will expire as expected.

Businesses can utilize the Open Safely online resource for helpful guidance specific to their industry.

April 27, 2020

Gov. Bel Edwards extends Stay At Home Order, originally set to expire on April 30, through May 15.

April 20, 2020

St. Tammany President Mike Cooper announces St. Tammany Economic Recovery and Resiliency Advisory Council, as part of the Live Safe. Work Safe. Shop Safe. Action Plan and Re-opening Strategy for the Parish, to be carried out following the expiration of the current Stay At Home Order on April 30, 2020. Read more.

St. Tammany Corporation, in connection with the Advisory Council, is taking public comment and input "to help shape the back to work and re-opening plan for St. Tammany Parish".

To submit your feedback, email: restore@sttammany.org.

April 15, 2020

Gov. Bel Edwards signs order to close schools state-wide for the remainder of 2019 - 2020 school year. Remote learning will continue.

April 7, 2020

Parish President Mike Cooper signs an Executive Proclamation to extend the Stay At Home Order for St. Tammany residents through April 30, 2020. Read the full details of the proclamation.

April 1, 2020

St. Tammany Health System (STHS) Mandeville Diagnostic Center will operate as a drive-through COVID-19 testing center for patients with doctor's orders and coronavirus symptoms, Monday - Friday, 1-5 pm.

Mandeville Diagnostic Center

201 St. Ann Drive, Ste. A,

Mandeville, LA 70471

985-612-2110

http://www.stph.org/MDC

March 22, 2020

Gov. Edwards Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order

"Gov John Bel Edwards issued a statewide Stay at Home order that goes into effect at 5 p.m. Monday, March 23, to further fight the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana, as the number of confirmed cases have topped 800 and spread to more than half of our parishes."

Click here to read more.

March 15, 2020

Oschner Urgent Care Center in Mandeville designated for COVID-19 assessment and testing if recommended by the Louisiana Department of Health and the patient's provider.

Ochsner Urgent Care - Mandeville

2735 US-190, Suite D

Mandeville, LA 70471

(985) 778-2510

https://www.ochsner.org/locations/urgent-care-mandeville

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