Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Flu is prevalent in our community right now. Visit our Flu Resource Center to learn about flu prevention, signs and symptoms, and help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

App for iPhone & Android

Want directions to the nearest WakeMed emergency department?  Looking for one of our hospitals or a physician?  Want to check out our services and locations?  Maybe save your personal health profile?  Just pick up your iPhone or Android device and download our free app.  It's that easy.

Learn more about the WakeMed iPhone app here and the Android app here.


  • Locations - quickly find the nearest WakeMed emergency department or facility
    • turn-by-turn GPS directions from your current location
    • touch-to-call phone numbers listed for every location
    • hospital floor plans and campus maps
  • Emergency Department Wait Times - updated every 30 minutes for all WakeMed emergency departments
  • Emergency Contacts - save emergency contact information in one centralized location
  • Health Profile - save physician phone numbers, medications, and other personal health information
  • My Insurance - upload a photo of your insurance card (front and back), so you don't have to worry if you leave it at home
  • Doctor Finder - search over 1,000 physicians representing nearly every specialty and subspecialty
  • News - keep up-to-date on upcoming hospital events, news, and current events by following our blog, Twitter and Facebook feeds