Sample Medical Assistant Cover Letter

In this medical assistant cover letter, the job seeker focuses on the nature of the work, which is to assist medical professionals in their practice. Duties include performing administrative and clinical tasks to keep the office running smoothly, such as answering phones, setting up appointments, filling out insurance forms, handling correspondence and arranging for hospital admissions, laboratory services, and overseeing billing and bookkeeping. All medical assistant cover letters should include the applicants' knowledge of the duties involved and their ability to carry them out efficiently.

Lou Ann White
19 Meier Road
Cityville, USA 56734

December 1, 2006

Ms. Harriett Kendrick
Hiring Manager
24-7 Urgent Care Clinic
452 Lackey Blvd.
Landsville, USA 99999

Dear Ms. Kendrick:

Thank you for posting the opening for a medical assistant on JobBankUSA.com. This is a position I feel equipped to fill and I can begin work January 2. I have experience in the medical world, having worked with other medical assistants in dental and cosmetic surgery offices.

I would be proud to join your office and bring to the job my ability to perform administrative and clinic tasks, handle insurance forms, billing and correspondence and facilitate laboratory appointments.

Could I schedule a meeting with you to go over my resume and to learn more about the requirements of the job? I'll be happy to come to your office any weekday morning before noon. Please call me on my cell phone: 888-888-8888 so we can arrange a date that works for you. Thank you for considering my cover letter.


Lou Ann White

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