➜ Never send out a resume for Licensed Practical Nurse job without a cover letter.
➜ Address your cover letter to the medical administrator or hiring manager by name and title.
➜ If you do not know the name of hiring manager, you should call the healthcare facility to ask for the information regarding hiring manager.
➜ Your letter should be a neat and error free document.
Following is the best cover letter sample for LPN Resume. You may modify it as per job requirements and your skills.
Anna Smith, LPN
65 Example Street
Rockledge, FL 65555
anna.lpn @ email . com
March 15, 2015
Ms. Sara Doe
Greystone Healthcare Management
215 Some South Street
Rockledge, FL 63325
Re: Licensed Practical Nurse (Job # 6455)
Dear Ms. Doe:
I am pleased to submit my application for the position of Licensed Practical Nurse at Greystone Healthcare Management. Along with my Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and one year of nursing experience, I am certain in my ability to become a central member of Greystone Healthcare Management.
Based on my understanding of your LPN position and your facility, here are the aspects of my nursing background that seem most relevant to meet your requirements:
● Extensive experience in preparing patients for exam by obtaining vital signs and documenting/updating relevant health information
● Well-versed in arranging and preparing examination rooms, labs and work areas as well as cleaning, stocking, ordering supplies, and maintaining clinical apparatus
● Competent at assisting the physicians and RNs in medical procedures and surgeries such as pelvic exams, EMG, allergies scratch testing, cautery and colposcopy
● Adept at performing laboratory procedures; trep test, wound culture, specimen and collection following standard precautions and infection control guidelines
Moreover, I have excellent communication and interpersonal skills; reliable, honest, well organized, caring and able to work efficiently with all age groups. Besides, I have the ability to relate positively and sympathetically to residents, families, and government regulators, and to work politely with others at all levels. My enclosed resume will provide you with more details about my qualifications and skills which are relevant to the job requirements.
As a fresh and passionate Licensed Practical Nurse, I would welcome the chance to meet with you to discuss how my education, nursing experience and compassionate care skills would be beneficial for Greystone Healthcare Management. To confirm the receipt of my job application and to set up the time of an interview, I’ll contact you by phone next week. If you need any additional information regarding my credentials, I can be reached at (000) 910-9009.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to meeting with you soon.
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