Dear Ms. Wenzel,
I am applying for the position of Healthcare Administrator with Indiana Masonic Home, Inc.
I have a bachelor’s degree in health administration and I am currently working to earn my masters. I have a Registered Health Information Administrator certificate and I work as an office clerk in the collections department. I am at the point in my career where I have acquired the skills and training to move into a higher position with more responsibility, such as the one your company is now offering.
My duties include keeping records organized, updating records and dealing with patients when they have a billing issue. I make collection calls, work out payment plans and investigate any discrepancy in billing to determine what happened and to fix the problem.
I have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. I have the ability to be compassionate but professional when dealing with patients that are upset over a bill or that do not have the funds to pay. I possess outstanding problem solving skills and I will work to find a solution to any issues that arise within the department.
I have excellent computer skills and I am familiar with programs such as CareCentric MestaMed, Expert Health Date Programming VitalNet and American Medical Association CodeManager. I am a hard worker, dependable and I understand the importance of maintaining confidentiality at all times. I am confident that I am the best applicant for this position and that can I will become a valuable member of your company if hired.
You can contact me for an interview by calling (555)-555-5555 and I hope to meet with you soon.