Job Description

A Medical Office Receptionist performs numerous functions such as clerical, reception, scheduling and patient financial account management in the health care setting. S/he assists in coordinating primary health care services to a large outpatient clients.

Medical Office Receptionist Cover Letter

A cover letterĀ Medical Office Receptionist position is a selling tool to persuades a reader to read your enclosed resume. The purpose of this letter is to adapt your qualifications and skills to a specific medical office needs, and to communicate your interest in the job and the facility.

The following example of cover letter shows why you are an exceptional candidate for the Medical Office ReceptionistĀ position.

Related: Medical Receptionist Resume


Medical Office Receptionist Cover Letter Sample


698 Example Ave
Arlington Heights, IL 63258

August 12, 2013

Ms. Katherine Doe
Senior Administrator
Northwest Community Hospital
42 North Street
Arlington Heights, IL 65214


Dear Ms. Doe:

I am writing to express my interest in the available Medical Office Receptionist position at Northwest Community Hospital. With my strong educational background, front-desk skills, and clerical experience, I am confident I can perform extremely well to your facility.

As you will note from the enclosed resume, I am very skilled in opening and closing of the office, greeting, answering and scheduling patients, taking and forwarding messages, and collecting and submitting daily revenue reports. Moreover, I am able to maintain an arranged appearance of the front desk and waiting room area. Besides clerical tasks, I also have a demonstrated ability to assist with bookkeeping, filing and scanning functions.

Furthermore, I have excellent customer service skills, possess the ability to multi-task, reliable, flexible, and enthusiastic, bilingual and have good skills in using MS word and Excel.

I am impressed by the reputation of Northwest Community Hospital and feel confident that my hands-on experience would enable me to perform the Medical Office Receptionist job well. I would appreciate an occasion to meet with you and talk about my qualifications and to learn more about this opportunity and your facility. I will call you the week of March 20 to see if a meeting can be arranged. In the meantime, I may be reached at [contact #] or via email at [Email].

Thank you for your consideration. I look forward to meeting with you soon.


Sincerely yours,

Anna Davis

Enclosure: Resume