Melissa Mcnicholas 1138 Myra Street Providence, RI 2903 (777)-986-1379 firstname.lastname@example.org
Joseph Thorton Promise Regional Medical Center 4686 Goldcliff Circle Washington, DC 20036
Dec 12, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Medical Records Clerk
Dear Mr. Thorton,
Let me start this letter by introducing myself in regards to your Medical Records Clerk position. My name is Melissa Mcnicholas, and I would like to submit my qualifications to the open position advertised recently. Please see that I have attached a resume to this cover letter.
There are a number of reasons that I believe this Medical Records Clerk position is a great fit for my skills and experience. I have an Associate’s Degree from St. Bonaventure University in Medical Records Administration, and have been employed for three medical records departments in the span of 14 years. I have worked successfully in this role, organizing, processing, and updating medical records on existing and previous patients for the respective departments. I am extremely proficient in all computer programs and applications, understand the need for confidentiality, and are highly organized. I am also dependable, motivated, and have great interpersonal skills.
If you need any further information from me-aside from this cover letter and resume-, please contact me at the contact information as given above. I look forward to hearing from you so that we might set up a time to speak in person about my background, and also your goals for this position.