Your 24/7 Nurse Staffing Partner

Specializing in:
Nurses RNs LPNs
CNAs Supplemental Staffing

A Leader in Medical Staffing

Patient load fluctuations. Lack of qualified staff. Healthcare staffing is one of the biggest challenges in the medical industry today. First Choice Medical Staffing helps you meet that challenge—easily, efficiently and affordably.

First Choice Medical Staffing provides credentialed healthcare personnel on a supplemental basis to:

  • Acute Care Hospitals
  • Long Term Care Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Hospitals
  • Long Term Acute Care Hospitals
  • Psychiatric Hospitals
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Incarceration Facilities

This eliminates the loss of production in your workplace and provides the highest quality of care for your clients.

About Us

Aggressive, Dedicated, Successful Recruitment

Since 2004, First Choice has been a leader in the placement of supplemental healthcare workers. Through continuous recruitment, as well as continual screening before and during placement, we attract and maintain the highest quality healthcare workers in the industry.

First Choice is owned and operated by Registered Nurses. We provide staffing to nursing homes, hospitals, rehabilitation and psychiatric facilities throughout central Louisiana and surrounding Acadiana regions.

Our Checklist for Success

First Choice operates under well-defined policies and initiatives that support our commitment to quality, including our 8-Point Quality Assurance Program.

From the initial handshake through placement, we take steps to ensure every recruit is well trained and well suited for placement:

  1. Recruitment
  2. Competency Assessment
  3. Background Checks
  4. Skill Matching
  5. Training
  6. File Maintenance
  7. Drug Screening
  8. License Validation

Our Mission:

To continually recruit and provide the finest healthcare personnel to medical institutions for supplemental placement in their present workforce.

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Come Make a Difference with Us

Nurse Recruiting

Our Highest Priority

With the growing demand for healthcare workers, First Choice understands that nurses have more employment options than ever before.

First Choice is committed to our nursing staff and considers our nurses our highest priority.

It is for that reason that we’re fast becoming a “first choice” among nurses seeking supplemental placements in medical institutions.


Where, When, What — It’s Your Choice

First Choice gives you flexibility:

  • Choose when you want to work
  • Choose where you want to work
  • Daily pay for all nurses
  • Highest pay in the industry

We provide a variety of work opportunities, including areas in:

  • Acute Care Hospitals
  • Long Term Care Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Hospitals
  • Long Term Acute Care Hospitals
  • Psychiatric Hospitals
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Incarceration Facilities

Per Diem work and temporary contract assignments are available, in addition to full-time or part-time. Many of our nurses work part-time as a secondary income. In every case, you’ll find our compensation among the best in the industry.

Join Our Team

We are currently accepting applications for:

Contact Us today or download and complete our online pre-application. Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.

Position for which you are applying: Download Application

Nursing FAQs


How do I begin working for First Choice Medical Staffing?

Simply print and complete the online pre-application form. Please allow 48 hours for a response. If you requested and received the Nurse Profile Package by mail, complete and return the application to a local First Choice Medical Staffing office. You can also call our office to apply.

Does First Choice Medical Staffing offer per Diem, contract, or travel assignments?

We offer all of the above – per Diem work, temporary contract assignments and travel assignments, in addition to full-time or part-time work.

Are nurses obligated to work a minimum number of assignments to stay on staff?

No, a staffing coordinator will contact you when assignments become available, but the decision is made by you if you will accept the assignment.

What is the payroll schedule?

Upon completion of the application process, you are issued time slips. After completing an assignment, simply fill out the timesheet and fax, mail or bring it to a local office. Payment is issued upon receipt, or daily if requested.

Can nurses work full-time with First Choice Medical Staffing?

Absolutely, many locations have enough work assignments to offer nurses 40 plus hours/week.  

What is required from First Choice Medical Staffing nurses while working an assignment?

You must arrive on time, wear your name badge, have a positive attitude and complete the work assignment issued by the medical facility. You may be asked to attend a short orientation at the facility before beginning the assignment.  It’s important to note that you will be supervised by the management staff of the medical facility, not the First Choice Medical Staffing staff.

Contact Us

Have questions? Need Assistance? Call, click or come by.

First Choice Medical Staffing, Inc.

131 Court St.
Ville Platte, LA 70586

Mailing Address:
P.O Box 597
Ville Platte, LA 70586


Phone: 1-866-835-3717
Phone: (337) 363-6780
Fax: (337) 363-6783



Monday 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Saturday CLOSED


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