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Healthcare Cover Letter Dos and Don'ts

Healthcare Cover Letter Dos and Don'ts

Megan Malugani, Monster Contributing Writer

Maintain the Right Tone

A cover letter should be “businesslike, friendly and enthusiastic,” says Bill Frank, founder of CareerLab in Denver and author of 200 Letters for Job Hunters.

Health professionals have the “opportunity to reveal their passion” through a cover letter, but the document “shouldn’t become too syrupy, or it loses its objectivity and professionalism,” says Lorne Weeks III, MD, a healthcare consultant for the Physician Career Network, a division of CareerLab.


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