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Our top priority is to protect the health and wellbeing of our patients, their families and our staff who are working on the frontlines. While we recognize the important role that visits from loved ones play in the healing process, we must have visitation restrictions in order to protect lives. Learn more.

Now offering virtual visits for all WakeMed Physician Practice primary care and specialties locations. Schedule an appointment today.

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Critical Care Services

WakeMed features the highest level of critical care services available in Wake County. Our highly trained physicians and staff offer quality specialized care for patients of all ages.

In fact, WakeMed features the highest level Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, the county’s only Neuro Intensive Care Unit and the county’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. These critical care units are supported by board-certified specialty physicians, intensivists, nurses and allied health professionals. If you or your family member has a critical care health need, WakeMed is the place to be.

All adult critical care units at WakeMed are also supported by the WakeMed eICU Service, providing an extra layer of support for intensive care patients in addition to the critical care nurses and physicians at the bedside.

Important Visitor Information

The following phone numbers are provided for your information. If you are calling from within the hospital, simply dial "0" followed by the last four digits. To reach the operator, dial x08000.

  • Raleigh Campus Critical Care Waiting Room: 919-350-8296
  • WakeMed Operator: 919-350-8000
  • Chaplain: 919-350-8556
  • Public Safety: 919-350-8171

Additional Information
About Visiting Raleigh Campus

Additional Information
About Visiting Cary Hospital