“Vaccines are safe and effective, and they are the only way to put the pandemic behind us. We’re seeing more staff saying ‘We’re ready for our first dose.'”
BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards updated the public on the state’s COVID-19 response Friday.
There are signs that the third Coronavirus surge in Louisiana is beginning to subside.
The governor noted that all 64 of Louisiana’s parishes are in the CDC’s highest risk category, with more than 100 new infections per capita over 7 days.
Dr. Joespeh Kanter with the Louisiana Health Department said he wouldn’t be surprised to see the rate of spread increase in the coming…