Winter Weather Closings/Delays

Thursday, January 18: WakeMed Physician Practices, urgent cares, and most outpatient services - lab, imaging, rehab and Healthworks - are closed. 

Friday, January 19:  All urgent care locations will open at 8 am. WakeMed Physician Practices and most outpatient services - lab, imaging, rehab and Healthworks - will delay opening until 10 am. 

Learn more about our closings and delays and remember, our hospitals and emergency departments are always open.

Critical Care

The medical expertise that it takes to care for critically ill patients is available in the WakeMed Cary Hospital Intensive Care Unit.

The ICU is located on 2 West and has 12 patient rooms.

Physicians and specially trained nurses offer highly advanced care for these patients and their families. 

Visitation is flexible, and the unit is equipped to accommodate a family member who would like to stay overnight to be close to a critically ill loved one. 

Our department is designed to provide a concentration of skills and state-of-the-art equipment for specialized medical, surgical, and nursing care for the critically ill patient.