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.

For Employees

Employee Forums with Donald Gintzig

Donald Gintzig, WakeMed’s president & CEO, will once again host employee forums at our major facilities. This is a great opportunity to talk with Donald in an informal setting and hear the latest news from across the health system. Several forums will take place next week:

  • Operations Center: March 22, 10 am
  • Brier Creek Healthplex: March 22, 2:30 pm

Employees are welcome to attend any forum, regardless of where they work. We hope to see you there!

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March 29: Diversity & Inclusion Class

1:30 to 3:30 pm, Medical Office Building Room #3

Every April, WakeMed recognizes Diversity & Inclusion Awareness month. To kick off this year’s events, Workforce Development is hosting a special class to help raise awareness of Diversity & Inclusion. The class will discuss the value of celebrating our differences and emphasize the importance of respecting each other at WakeMed. Register via Learning Link (code: PDDIT-1803)

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March 23 & 27: Employee Education Fair

Come meet representatives from outstanding local colleges, universities and nationally recognized online universities, and learn more about a wide range of educational opportunities for WakeMed employees.

  • Cary Hospital – Friday, March 23, 10 am to 1:30 pm; Points West Café
  • Raleigh Campus – Tuesday, March 27, 10 am to 3:30 pm, Conference

Learn more.

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