Ascension, Ochsner to partner for free COVID-19 tests in Donaldsonville

Staff Report
Acesnion Parish and Ochsner team up for free COVID-19 testing in Donaldsonville.

Ascension Parish President Clint Cointment announced today that the Parish has again partnered with Ochsner Health System to provide free COVID-19 testing, this time in Donaldsonville.

The free tests will be administered on Wednesday and Thursday, January 6 and 7, and again on January 20 and 21, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Lemann Memorial Center, 1100 Clay Street in Donaldsonville.

Those seeking to be tested are asked to enter the Lemann Center parking lot from the Church Street side, and then exit onto Thibaut Drive. Directional signage will be in place, and the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office will be assisting with traffic control.

Tests are offered to anyone aged 2 and above, and do not require a doctor’s orders.

For additional information about the tests and getting the results, visit: To find other testing sites in Ascension Parish, visit: