Find a Travel Healthcare Job in Kentucky

Looking for job opportunities as a travel nurse or allied specialist in KY? TRS Healthcare can help you find exactly what you’re looking for. View open job positions at our partner healthcare facilities in Louisville, Frankfort, Lexington, Bowling Green, and more.


Nursing & Allied Health Specialties Needed in Kentucky

While you can find a wide range of travel nurse and allied health positions with TRS Healthcare, these are some of the top healthcare specialty needs in Kentucky:

Med Surg
Med Tele

What to Know Before Traveling to Kentucky

If you’ve never lived or worked in Kentucky before, here are a few quick facts that may be helpful to know before taking a travel assignment in KY!

Time Zone:

Central (CST/CDT)

Capital City:


Largest City:


Average Temperature:

55 degrees

State Income Tax:


Nurse Licensure Compact State:


Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky

Frequently Asked Questions About Travel Jobs in Kentucky

Travel contracts in Kentucky are typically 13 weeks, but can be as short as 8 weeks or as long as 26 weeks. To learn more about contract durations for specific jobs in Kentucky, contact a TRS Healthcare recruiter.


Why Choose a Travel Assignment with TRS Healthcare?

TRS Healthcare has been in the travel nursing industry for over 25 years. Not only are we an RN-founded company, but we also have expert and top-rated recruiters who are dedicated to your career growth and lifestyle needs. In addition, we offer our healthcare professionals the following benefits:

401(k) retirement plans with matching 50% up to the first 6%
Full coverage health insurance, including dental and vision
Coverage of all pre-contract costs
Industry-leading app and time-entry technology
Sign-on and completion bonuses
$1,000 referral bonus for RNs; $500 referral bonus for other specialties
Licensure reimbursement

Become a TRS Traveler Today

Work with a TRS Healthcare recruiter to find your next travel healthcare assignment in Kentucky. We can help you find the right city, right facility, and right job for your goals!