LaPorte County Health Department Press Release 1.14.22

For Immediate Release:
January 14, 2022
The Indiana State Department of Health is investigating several testing sites throughout the state.
Please visit to find a legitimate COVID-19 Testing Site before being tested and
giving out personal information.
The FDA has issued an extension of the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) allowing the use of Pfizer
COVID-19 vaccine in individuals 5 years of age and older. The La Porte County Health Department is
offering the Pfizer pediatric vaccine at our COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic located at 1007 Lincolnway, La Porte, IN.
No appointment is necessary.
Pfizer Boosters have been approved for Hoosiers 12-15 years old who have received their second dose
of vaccine at least five months ago.
La Porte County is again designated as RED this week.

The table below shows La Porte County’s daily
COVID-19 positive cases for the past 7 days.
Total positive cases for La Porte County: 22,978 public cases
Total La Porte County COVID Deaths: 309 (10 reported this week)

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