Find a Travel Healthcare Job in Louisiana

Want to work as a travel nurse or allied health specialist in Louisiana? TRS Healthcare is here to help you find your next travel assignment! View open job positions at our partner healthcare facilities in New Orleans, Alexandria, Lafayette, Shreveport, and more.


Nursing & Allied Health Specialties Needed in Louisiana

You can find a wide range of travel jobs open for different specialties with TRS Healthcare, but these are some of the top healthcare specialty needs in Louisiana:

Med Tele
Med Surg

What to Know Before Traveling to Louisiana 

If you’re thinking about working as a nurse or allied specialist in Louisiana, here are a few quick facts that may be helpful to know before taking a travel assignment in LA!

Time Zone:

Central (CST/CDT)

Capital City:

Baton Rouge

Largest City:

New Orleans

Average Temperature:

68 degrees

State Income Tax:


Nurse Licensure Compact State:


Setting winter sun on a Louisiana bayou

Frequently Asked Questions About Travel Jobs in Louisiana

Typically, contracts for healthcare travelers in Louisiana are about 13 weeks. Some assignments may be available as short as 8 weeks or as long as 26 weeks. To learn more about contract durations for specific jobs in Louisiana, 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 Louisiana. We can help you find the right city, right facility, and right job for your goals!