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.

Emergency Services for Children

Emergency Departments Offering Pediatric Services

Backed by the state's first dedicated, freestanding Children's Emergency Department on the WakeMed Raleigh Campus, all of our emergency departments are equipped, staffed and ready to provide expert care for those "unscheduled" emergencies.

Wherever your little one's emergency happens, we've got you covered with expert care and state-of-the-art facilities and services.

As the area's leading provider of emergency and pediatric care, WakeMed assures you that we have the facilities, services and professional staff ready and available to care for the most precious members of your family. All of our emergency department physicians are board certified and trained to care for patients of all ages. 

children's emergency department virtual tour

Tips to Prepare Your Child for a Trip to the ER