Travel Nursing
in Louisiana

Discover Travel Nursing in Louisiana

Travel nursing in Louisiana allows individuals to immerse themselves in the charm of Cajun cuisine, the rhythm of jazz music, and the picturesque beauty of the Mississippi River. This unique state has something to offer everyone who comes here, including the flexibility of becoming a travel nurse and helping diverse patient populations in these communities.

Whether you’re excited to visit New Orleans or want to head to Baton Rouge, our team at Supplemental Health Care is excited to help you on your path to becoming a travel nurse. Our extensive, reliable nationwide network makes it simple to find the right travel assignment for you anywhere you want to go.

Manager your career from your phone.


Receive better pay and bonus opportunities.

Great destinations as your home away from home.

From 401ks to pet insurance, we cover you.

Expand your skillset to advance your career.

 Search Louisiana Travel Nursing Jobs

Looking for a travel nursing job in Louisiana? Use our job search feature below to see all the available opportunities across the state, filter by your own nursing specialty, and learn more about each unique assignment.

Louisiana as a Travel Nurse

Louisiana has plenty of perks travel nurses will love. You can celebrate Mardi Gras or listen to some of the best jazz bands in the country. You can head to the capital city of Baton Rouge to take advantage of the top 10-ranked digital city’s hot culinary scene or live music. And, at work, you’ll get the advantage of working with diverse populations, improving your skills while you learn in a place you love to live.

Louisiana draws in travel nurses from around the country for many reasons, from the party-like nightlife in some cities to peaceful days along the Mississippi. With its unique blend of history, music, culinary delights, and natural wonders, Louisiana truly has something to offer for every adventurous travel nurse.

SHC WeConnect App

Enhance Your Job Search with SHC WeConnect

The SHC WeConnect app is your all-in-one platform for managing your career with our travel nursing agency.

With just a few taps on your mobile device, the app connects agency nurses with a wide range of nurse staffing positions, enabling you to search for assignments, set up job alerts, and apply for positions across the US.

The app provides a seamless experience, making it easier than ever to manage each stage of your experience. With SHC WeConnect, travel nurses can take control of their job search and stay connected in real-time throughout the process. Available for download now in the App Store and Google Play.

Travel Nursing Pay

Better Pay for Doing What You Love

Travel nursing pay in Louisiana is subject to several factors, including the facility, location, and nurse's specialty. Generally, travel nurses can expect to receive competitive compensation for travel assignments. With a reasonable cost of living, your travel nursing pay will go further in Louisiana so you can enjoy your time traveling.


Travel housing

Finding Your Home Away from Home

At Supplemental Health Care, we know that having a home to come back to at the end of the day is a necessity when you’re working to make a difference. We want you to feel cared for during your travel assignment in Louisiana, which is why we have a dedicated housing department to support you. It’s our goal to assist you in finding the perfect space so you can enjoy your time in Louisiana.


More Rewards with SHC

On top of all the amazing perks of travel nursing, you’ll earn exclusive benefits working with SHC. In addition to great assignments, we make it possible for caring travel nurses to continue to work with us assignment after assignment - in Washington and wherever you choose next!

From 401k retirement plans to voluntary individual benefits including whole life insurance, short term disability, accident, and pet insurance, Supplemental Health Care has you covered.

Education & Licensure

Advance Your Career

Supplemental Health Care supports your nursing career and recognizes the value of increasing accessibility to professional education and advancement. We support upskilling programs and scholarship opportunities for nurses so you can further your education and advance your nursing career.

Louisiana is a part of the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) and has accepted multistate licensing since July 1, 2019. The NLC removes barriers between member states, making it simpler for you to work in more places with one multistate license. For more licensing information, visit the Louisiana State Board of Nursing website.

Explore Top Locations & Specialties in LA

The state of Louisiana boasts numerous opportunities for travel nurses in search of their next adventure. From the bustling atmosphere of large cities to the serene beauty of small towns, travel nursing in Louisiana is an ideal way to explore all that the state provides.

Here are some best destinations and most in-demand specialties for travel nurses in Louisiana:

top locations

  • Abbeville, LA
  • Alexandria, LA
  • Kaplan, LA
  • Metairie, LA
  • New Iberia, LA
  • New Orleans, LA

Top Specialties

  • Critical Care (CCU) Nurse Jobs
  • Home Health Nurse Jobs
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse Jobs
  • Medical-Surgical (Med-Surg) Nurse Jobs
  • Progressive Care (PCU) Nurse Jobs
  • Telemetry (Tele) Nurse Jobs

Get Started with SHC

Travel nursing jobs are in high demand in hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country and we have so many travel nursing opportunities available right now! Our dedicated team is excited to connect with you in the next step of your travel nursing journey.

If you're ready to take the next step, fill out our short contact form below to get started travel nursing with Supplemental Health Care!

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