In a cover letter for licensed practical nurse resume, you need to mention that you possess the required skills in addition to license from the state, province or country where you desire to work.
In addition, you may mention your knowledge and aptitude to carry out simple as well as complex nursing tasks under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or a physician.
The following is an effective cover letter template for LPN or Licensed Practical Nurse.
Licensed Practical Nurse Cover Letter Template
565 Ottawa Street
Vaughan, ON D9F 3C9
October 16, 2017
Mr. John Smith
St. Mary’s Hospital
223 Ada Boulevard
Oshawa, ON S1A 3C7
Dear Mr. Smith:
Owing to my passion for caring of people who are sick, injured, convalescent and disabled, I am applying for Licensed Practical Nurse position at St. Mary’s Hospital. With my Ontario’s approved practical nursing training and five years’ practical work experience, I will make a strong contribution to your nursing staff.
As indicated on my resume, I have a track record of providing basic bedside care, and measuring and recording patients’ vitals such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration. Specifically, I am well versed in:
• Keeping patients and families informed while maintaining confidentially
• Managing electronic medical records
• Preparing and giving injections and enemas, and dressing wounds
Obtaining a licensed practical nurse position at your hospital will enable me to pursue my commitment to excel in the field of nursing.
I am eager to utilize my patient care acumen, enthusiasm and expertise, and look forward the opportunity to meeting with you to discuss this position in detail. I will contact you after few days to follow up. If there is any other information you would like me to provide, please feel free to contact me at (000) 352-2541.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you.
Sara Chris, L.P.N.