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Camp Nurse Cover Letter

Doris Morris
1144 Deer Haven Drive
Greenville, SC 29607

Job Objective To obtain a position as a Camp Nurse where my past record speaks for itself and to bring my assets to the hospital.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Ability to update, and monitor health care, maintain records
  • Ability to implement the health care plan and standing orders
  • Ability to lift and assist campers in an emergency
  • Ability to read prescriptions and heath exams
  • Ability to evaluate and document patient responses to provided care
  • Ability to get to remote locations on camp property quickly

Professional Experience:

Camp Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Camp Wah-Nee, Greenville, SC

  • Supervised all health and medical-related activities for camp.
  • Evaluated, planned, implemented, and documented nursing care for campers and staff.
  • Provided first-aid and emergent care.
  • Designed and collaborated medical training programsfor the staff and campers.
  • Maintainedlog of administered medications and incident.
  • Identified health problems serious enough to require a physician’s attention.

Camp Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
TCAssociates, Greenville, SC

  • Evaluated and treated camper’s minor injuries and illnesses.
  • Administered approved camper prescription medications.
  • Responded to emergency situations.
  • Maintained a log of Health Center visits.
  • Provided equipment and supplies needed for nurse and the Infirmary.
  • Analyzed and monitored records through camp software to record camper and Infirmary encounters.
  • Supervised and maintained the health room infirmary.


Associate of Science in Nursing, Martin Community College, Williamston, NC

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Career objective:

To obtain a camp nurse position with a company that organizes camps for children where I can assess children's health before and during the camping activities.

Summary of Skills:

  • Experience in counseling children in emotional distress
  • Skilled in providing emotional support to children
  • Ability to assess and monitor children's health
  • Skilled in planning nursing activities for various camps
  • Ability to administer medications and handle emergency situations
  • Excellent understanding of nursing activities in camp

Work Experience:

Camp Nurse
A&T Associates, San Ardo, CA
July 2012 - Present

  • Assess campers before camp and identify potential health risks
  • Provide basic health education to campers
  • Review and maintain health records of campers
  • Provide mental support to children in distress
  • Screen any signs of infectious disease in children
  • Stock medications and other instrument to be used during the camp
  • Administer medications and provide first-aid as needed
  • Pay special attention to children children with special needs
Camp Nurse
Nature Camp, San Ardo, CA
January 2010 - June 2012
  • Provided routine nursing care to children participating for camp
  • Screened children for rhinitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis, headaches, conjunctivitis, etc.
  • Isolated children with signs of infectious diseases
  • Ensured camp has all the required medical facilities
  • Helped children overcome homesickness feelings
  • Established friendly relationships with children's
  • Identified children with chronic illness and referred them to physicians


  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing
    ABC University, San Ardo, CA

On request.

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