Medical Transcriptionists are an integral part of any healthcare industry. Their main job is to transcribe reports that healthcare professionals have created. They do this by employ active listening skills and typing acumen.
If you are applying for a job in this capacity, here is a cover letter sample that may help you in your application procedure.
44 Gretchen Lane
Baltimore, MD 63534
November 21, 2015
Mr. Jack Thompson
66 Coven Avenue
Baltimore, MD 62533
Dear Mr. Thompson:
I am writing to apply for your position of Medical Transcriptionist as advertised on Baltimore Careers. This exciting opportunity appears to be a magnificent fit to my education, work experience and personal interests. My medical background and the transcription acumen is what you need from someone working in this role.
I have completed an associate degree in medical secretarial sciences and possess an MT certification as well. Additionally, I possess the strong ability to apply a broad base of medical language and acute understanding that helps me interpret reports accurately when I am performing transcription duties. Moreover, I am completely familiar with dictation and transcription equipment and have the ability to use designated reference materials as well. My capability to comprehend different dialects and accents is profound and I possess great understanding of the need for error checking at every step.
I would like to bring my experience and qualifications to Marshfield Clinic as a Medical Transcriptionist and present my resume for your review. I will call you next week in order to set an interview date and readily available at (101) 555-5555 if you need to contact me before we get a chance to meet. I appreciate your consideration and look forward to hearing from you.