For Our Providers

At WakeMed, we are proud to partner with physicians – in our hospitals and facilities, in the community and throughout the region – to provide the very best care for our patients. By fostering strong provider relationships, WakeMed is committed to improving the quality and continuity of care our patients experience both here within our walls and out in the community. We engage our physician and provider partners in decision-making to ensure we collaborate at every level in the best interest of our patients. 

Communication in Healthcare Training


Developed by the Institute for Healthcare Excellence (IHE), this four-hour course is taught by your colleagues (physicians and APPs). This training has been proven to:

  • Improve patient outcomes
  • Improve patient experience
  • Decrease in malpractice and adverse event
  • Reduce stresses associated with physician burnout
  • Provide a framework for handling difficult communication issues with both patients and colleagues

Most training will occur this spring/summer, but if you are interested in participating sooner, please sign up here.