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 effective November 1.

  • 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.

Pediatric Transport

Moving Quickly When It Matters

The WakeMed Children's Transport Team works around the clock to bring pediatric and neonatal patients to WakeMed from other hospitals in Raleigh and throughout the state. 

Transportation back to the original hospital or to another medical facility is also available.

Our Transport Team offers:

  • Ground transportation - available 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Pediatric/neonatal nurses and respiratory therapists on staff
  • Specialized vehicles with life support monitors and other equipment for pediatric patients, plus an incubator for babies