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.

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Giving Tuesday: The Power to Make a Difference

November 27, 2017

This November 28th, join the #GivingTuesday movement, and give back to your local community. Whether it’s giving your time in volunteering with a local cause, giving a donation, or giving the power of your voice or a skill – you can make a difference right here in Wake County, NC.

Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season


WakeMed Foundation

You can make a difference in the lives of the patients and families who need WakeMed.  Your gift will improve the health and well-being of our community by helping us build healing environments, support innovative programs, and grow skilled caregivers.  Every gift makes a tremendous difference!

There are several ways to give back. Learn about the different ways to give.

Shop for Good


WakeMed is proud to be a sponsor of Activate Good’s Shop for Good event.

Shop for Good is a week-long shopping extravaganza featuring online and in-person opportunities to do your holiday shopping with proceeds benefiting Activate Good and other local nonprofits in need. There are several ways to get involved below.

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities Around Wake County


There are tons of holiday-themed volunteer opportunities throughout Wake County this season.

From meal deliveries for seniors to making holiday cards to toy drive help to crafts, gift wrapping & more – there are countless volunteer needs close to home for you, your family or your business.

Find a local volunteer opportunity here.