A Cover Letter for Patient Care Specialist Resume/job application provides you with a good opportunity to draw prospective employer’s attention towards your relevant skills, qualification and interest in the organization and the patient care specialist position. You need to show that your skills and capabilities are a good match to their requirements. Do not repeat what is already written in your resume, just mention your transferable skills and enthusiasm to work for a specific employer.
The following cover letter is designed in a way that caters all the key requirements of the employer.
95 Example 3rd Street
Silver Spring, MD 54221
July 28, 2015
Dr. Davis Anderson
Holy Cross Hospital of Maryland
658 New East Street
Silver Spring, MD 65441
Dear Dr. Anderson:
The advertisement of a Patient Care Specialist position at Holy Cross Hospital of Maryland intrigued me. Having successfully completed BLS certification and hands-on experience in healthcare setting, I am confident that I would succeed in the role of Patient Care Specialist at your facility.
As you will note from my enclosed resume, I am highly skilled in:
• Obtaining and recording vital signs including pulse, temperature, blood pressure, height and weight
• Accompanying patients into exam rooms
• Performing medication reconciliation and documenting on the appropriate forms
• Assisting physician with bedside events, gathering labs and test results and bring to the RN for review
• Collecting and labeling specimens
• Receiving and placing telephone calls
• Cleaning and stocking exam rooms
Furthermore, I have a demonstrated talent for scanning images of prescription and patient records into the different operating systems. Also, I am an expert user of Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Excel.
As an tactful and self-reliant Patient Care Specialist, I would like to meet with you to discuss this position in greater detail. I will call your office during the week of August 2 to follow up and see if it is appropriate to arrange an interview. In the meantime, I can be reached at (999) 555-7777.
Thank you for your time and consideration, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.