Sample "Letter of Recommendation for Medical Assistant Job"

What Is a Letter of Recommendation for a Medical Assistant Job?

If you are a medical professional you are likely to have people on your staff working as medical assistants. Often these may be people interested in pursuing a higher degree or career position in the medical field and it is therefore common that you may be asked to write a Medical Assistant Letter of Recommendation. This letter will be used to highlight and support a medical assistant's expertise in their field to make them more of a standout candidate for a degree program or job.

It is a good idea to have a template of a Letter of Recommendation for a Medical Assistant job or degree program so that you can meet the requests of your staff without having to spend a great deal of time writing a new letter each time. A sample Letter of Recommendation for a Medical Assistant Job can be found through the link below.

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How to Write a Medical Assistant Letter of Recommendation for a Job?

To create your sample Medical Assistant Letter of Recommendation you will want to include the following information:

  1. Your medical office's name, logo, and contact information to be used as the header of the letter.
  2. Date.
  3. Opening introduction (ask the person requesting the letter if they want it to start with "To Whom It May Concern" or if they have a specific person it will be sent to).
  4. Begin the letter by highlighting how long the medical assistant has worked in your office and how valuable they have become as part of your staff. You will want to highlight both their technical expertise as well as their bedside manner. Include a section where you can describe the general duties they performed and how they behaved as a team player with the rest of your staff.
  5. Include another paragraph where you can describe a unique story or characteristic that portrays the medical assistant going above and beyond their normal duties that will help them stand out as a candidate.
  6. Close by restating how valuable the medical assistant has been to your office and that you highly recommend them for the new position or degree program they are applying to. Include your contact information and offer the reader to reach out to you should they have any additional questions and what hours you are available.
  7. Closing salutation.
  8. Your name, signature, and title.

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Download Sample "Letter of Recommendation for Medical Assistant Job"

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[Date]
To whom it may concern,
Jack Doe has earned my highest endorsement for the position of medical assistant at
your clinic. Mr. Doe has been an excellent addition to our team here at St. Jude
Hospital, providing excellent patient care with his mild and sympathetic demeanor.
During his 5 years working as an MA, he’s proved to be a patient, knowledgeable and
hard-working individual.
I always expect my team to work diligently and productively while ensuring that
patients are satisfied and comfortable. Mr. Doe receives exceptional reviews both
from patients and the staff. He has remarkable problem-solving abilities and is
experienced in performing a multitude of tasks and examinations for a wide variety of
situations. Mr. Doe is committed to the field of health care, constantly working to
better himself by developing technologies, procedures, and innovations in patient care.
It’s been a delight to work alongside such a bright and dedicated individual. This
hospital has improved due to Mr. Doe’s efforts and I’m sure he will have the same
effect at his next job.
I recommend Mr. Doe without hesitation and with great joy. If further reference is
needed, feel free to contact me at 123-456-7890.
Sincerely,
John Doe, M.D
[Signature]
St. Jude Hospital
[Date]
To whom it may concern,
Jack Doe has earned my highest endorsement for the position of medical assistant at
your clinic. Mr. Doe has been an excellent addition to our team here at St. Jude
Hospital, providing excellent patient care with his mild and sympathetic demeanor.
During his 5 years working as an MA, he’s proved to be a patient, knowledgeable and
hard-working individual.
I always expect my team to work diligently and productively while ensuring that
patients are satisfied and comfortable. Mr. Doe receives exceptional reviews both
from patients and the staff. He has remarkable problem-solving abilities and is
experienced in performing a multitude of tasks and examinations for a wide variety of
situations. Mr. Doe is committed to the field of health care, constantly working to
better himself by developing technologies, procedures, and innovations in patient care.
It’s been a delight to work alongside such a bright and dedicated individual. This
hospital has improved due to Mr. Doe’s efforts and I’m sure he will have the same
effect at his next job.
I recommend Mr. Doe without hesitation and with great joy. If further reference is
needed, feel free to contact me at 123-456-7890.
Sincerely,
John Doe, M.D
[Signature]
St. Jude Hospital