Job Overview

Home healthcare nurses provide at-home nursing care for patients, usually as follow-up care after discharge from a medical or from a rehabilitation, long-term care, or skilled nursing facility.

A cover letter for this position highlights qualifications and dedication that are required to work as a Home Health Care Nurse. In your cover letter, write briefly about your compassionate nature, nursing experience and ability to cope with difficult situations. Show how your unique background and education fits the requirements of your potential employer.

Remember that employers seek the services of Home Health Care Nurses that perfectly fits to their job description. You, therefore, are require to show what skill set you can bring to your client and how this matches to their requirements.


Home Health Care Nurse Cover Letter Sample


52 Example Street
Mandeville, LA 95241

July 18, 2015

Mr. John Doe,
Senior Home Care
Mandeville, LA 98741

Re: Home Health Care Nurse (Job ID 5214)

Dear Mr. Doe:

I am pleased to submit my application for the position of¬†Home Health Care Nurse at Senior Home Care Mandeville. Utilizing my 5+ years’ experience in different nursing capacities, compassionate nature and dedication to serve humanity, I would like to bring a significant change to your facility.

Through my nursing education and home care experiences, I have developed strong skills in providing nursing services within defined scope of practice. I am highly skilled in monitoring clients through observations, assisting clients with personal hygiene, administer¬†ambulation and manage exercise and medications. In addition, I am able to oversee changes in the client’s condition, provide nutritional support as needed and other supportive tasks. My enclosed resume contains comprehensive details of my qualifications and experience.

I am eager to discuss Home Health Care Nurse position and to learn more about the Senior Home Care. I will call you in the next few days to follow up and see if it is suitable to arrange an interview. In the meantime, I can be reached at (000) 999-0987. Thank you for your time and consideration.



Julie Smith – RN

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