Medical Surgical Travel Nursing Jobs in Kentucky for RNs

Top MS Travel Nurse Jobs in Kentucky for Registered Nurse

AMN Healthcare can help you find the top MS travel nurse jobs in Kentucky. We currently offer 7 of the best available MS nurse travel jobs in the state. We also have 2 exclusive, high-paying Medical Surgical travel nurse jobs you won’t find anywhere else. Kentucky MS travel jobs are currently available in cities like Middlesboro, Paintsville, Paducah, Lexington and Bowling Green. We have new jobs updating daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack. At AMN Healthcare, we’ve made it easy for you to compare Kentucky MS nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

The average wage for an Medical Surgical travel nurse in Kentucky as of Apr 1, 2024 was $1,738 weekly. Currently, you can find MS jobs in Kentucky with a salary range between $1,507 to $2,099 per week. The city with the highest paying MS job in Kentucky currently is Middlesboro with a position for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical at $2,099 per week.

There are many incredible hospital facilities in Kentucky to find MS travel nursing work in. Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green, St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington-Fayette, UofL Health – Jewish Hospital in Louisville and Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital in Paducah all have MS departments that may have jobs available.

If you have a specific start date in mind, we have a variety of options for MS travel jobs in Kentucky. The earliest start date in Kentucky is Jun 3, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical role at $1,804 per week. The latest start date for an job in Kentucky is Jun 11, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical role at $1,827 per week. You can also find the best time for you by sorting on “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a Medical Surgical travel nurse job in Kentucky including 8 weeks and 13 weeks.

Kentucky is a popular place to work for MS travel nurses, with great things to do, people to meet and places to see! You can learn more about travel nursing benefits here.

Top Cities in Kentucky with Travel Medical Surgical Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 7 travel Medical Surgical positions available in the state of Kentucky. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Highest Paying Jobs in Lexington, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 2 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Lexington.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Lexington, Kentucky – 40504
  • 12 N,
  • June 3, 2024
  • 13
$1,637 to $1,804
Weekly Pay*
Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
travel Exclusive Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Lexington, Kentucky – 40504
  • 12 N,
  • June 3, 2024
  • 13
$1,637 to $1,804
Weekly Pay*
Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved – a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Paducah, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Paducah.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Paducah, Kentucky – 42003
  • 12 N,
  • June 11, 2024
  • 8
$1,658 to $1,827
Weekly Pay*
The Registered Nurse Medical/Surgical functions as a care provider of a multidisciplinary care team responsible for the delivery of patient care through using the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The RN possesses the basic knowledge of a patient’s age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care, demonstrates strong skills related to effective time management and prioritizing patient care, contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement initiatives, collaborates with other professional disciplines, and supports the mission of the ministry to provide physical and psychological support to patients and families. Essential Job Functions In collaboration with members of interdisciplinary teams, the RN establishes goals and strategies for meeting the discharge or continuing care needs with the patient. The RN performs and documents complete patient assessments, initiates and maintains current nursing care plans for all assigned patients, identifies patient learning needs to provide individualized and comprehensive teaching, administers medications in a safe manner consistent with the State of Practice and Bon Secours Mercy Health policies and procedures, serves as a point of contact for patient’s care coordination throughout the hospital departments, acts as a patient safety advocate by participating in ongoing quality improvement in the department, and serves as a patient advocate in collaboration with spiritual care, palliative care, and ethics
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Highest Paying Jobs in Bowling Green, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Bowling Green.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Bowling Green, Kentucky – 42104
  • 12 N,
  • June 3, 2024
  • 13
$1,517 to $1,672
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Louisville, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Louisville.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Louisville, Kentucky – 40202
  • 12 N,
  • June 10, 2024
  • 13
$1,507 to $1,661
Weekly Pay*
350 bed Level 1 Trauma center and Teaching hospital, Comprehensive Stroke Center.
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Highest Paying Jobs in Middlesboro, KY

AMN Healthcare currently has 1 travel Medical Surgical positions available in Middlesboro.
travel Compact State
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Middlesboro, Kentucky – 40965
  • 12 N,
  • June 10, 2024
  • 13
$1,905 to $2,099
Weekly Pay*
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN’s can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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Statistics on MS Jobs in Kentucky

Review helpful statistics about MS traveling nurse jobs in Kentucky. The data is based on the last three complete months of MS job postings in the state of Kentucky. It is regularly updated, so you can find the most recent Medical Surgical job salary trends, the types of shifts and contract durations most commonly available in Kentucky for travel nursing jobs.

Salary Range

Salary Trends

Jobs by Facility types

Frequently Asked Questions about Travel Medical Surgical Jobs in Kentucky

How much does an Medical Surgical travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

An MS nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,714 per week.

How much does a night shift MS travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Medical Surgical nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,730 per week based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift MS travel nurse make on average in Kentucky?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Medical Surgical nurse in Kentucky can make an average of $1,674 per week based on recent job availability. Learn more about Travel Nursing Salaries.

How many travel Medical Surgical jobs are available in Kentucky?

There are currently 7 Medical Surgical travel nursing jobs available in Kentucky. We also get new jobs daily, so be sure to apply now and a recruiter will help you find the perfect fit as jobs become available.

What healthcare facilities have RN Medical Surgical staff in Kentucky?

  • Concentra Urgent Care – CVG Airport/Mineola Pike in Erlanger
  • University of Kentucky Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Lexington-Fayette
  • St. Claire Medical Pavilion in Morehead
  • Hartland Family Dental Care in Bowling Green
  • Signify – Kentucky in Frankfort

What types of shifts are most common for MS travel nursing jobs in Kentucky?

Based on the last 6 months of data, 12 Hour Night shifts were the most common shifts in Kentucky cities.

Locating MS Travel Nursing Jobs in Kentucky

In Kentucky, cities like Bowling Green, Lexington-Fayette, Louisville, Paducah, and Paintsville have travel MS nursing jobs and traveling nurse housing available. It’s a great state to work in, hosting facilities like Concentra Urgent Care – CVG Airport/Mineola Pike, University of Kentucky Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, St. Claire Medical Pavilion, Hartland Family Dental Care and Signify – Kentucky, all with nurse specialties and Medical Surgical staff.

Healthcare Facilities in Kentucky that offer Medical Surgical Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the Kentucky area that have historically offered jobs for Medical Surgical professionals.
UofL Health – Jewish Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13 and 11
Address
200 Abraham Flexner Way, NULL
Louisville, KY 40202
UofL Health – University of Louisville Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
530 S Jackson Street, NULL
Louisville, KY 40202
UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital
Shifts
8 E, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
4402 Churchman Avenue, Suite 106
Louisville, KY 40215
UofL Health – Frazier Rehabilitation Institute
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
220 Abraham Flexner Way, NULL
Louisville, KY 40202
St. Joseph Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
27, 117, 13, and 118
Address
One Saint Joseph Drive, NULL
Lexington, KY 40504
Nearby Neighborhoods
Paynes (40504), Van Meter (40510), Elkhorn Parks (40505), Radcliffe (40505), Bryan Station (40505)
Meadowview Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Departments
Cath Lab Emergency Room First Assist Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Operating Room Progressive Care Unit
Address
989 Medical Park Dr
Maysville, KY 41056
Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
305 Langdon St
Somerset, KY 42503
Greenview Regional Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
1801 Ashley Circle, NULL
Bowling Green, KY 42104
Frankfort Regional Medical Center
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Departments
Intensive Care Unit Medical Surgical Operating Room Progressive Care Unit Telemetry
Address
299 King’s Daughters Drive, NULL
Frankfort, KY 40601
Encompass Health Rehab Hospital of Northern Kentucky
Shifts
12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 10, and 8
Departments
Medical Surgical Rehabilitation Rehabilitation
Address
201 Medical Village Drive, NULL
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017

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* Estimate of payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with a recruiter for additional details.