Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • 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.

Doctor Choice

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Helping consumers make connections to primary care physicians and specialists is key to keeping our community healthy. Since 1995, WakeMed Health & Hospitals has offered a free physician referral service called Doctor Choice to community members who access the service via telephone, on-line or via the WakeMed app.

Each year, thousands access the service via one of these methods. Phone calls are currently answered by staff at the WakeMed One Call Center, while the Marketing & Communications Department maintains the data and ensures it is published on

All active WakeMed Medical Staff members are eligible to participate as long as:

  • Your active Medical Staff status is maintained
  • You are in a specialty that sees patients in an office-based setting. (For example, pathologists, emergency physicians, radiologists, and other hospital-based physicians are not eligible to participate.)
  • You return the information/application indicating you are agreeing to participate.
  • You provide updates to your information on at least an annual basis.

How Do I Sign Up?

  • Call 919-350-8900 to register