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.

About Our Chaplains

Chaplains are specially trained to work with hospital patients and families and are available 24-hours-a-day, seven days a week to minister to your needs.

Who Calls the Chaplain?

Patients, family members or friends who may be:

  • Anxious, upset, or worried
  • Feeling angry or guilty
  • Feeling sad and/or hopeless
  • Facing significant loss
  • In need of spiritual strength
  • Having difficulty coping
  • Questioning self, relationships, and/or God
  • Facing end of life decisions
  • Thankful and wanting to celebrate

What might the Chaplain offer you?

  • A non-anxious presence and listening ear
  • Acceptance and respect
  • Spiritual support and care
  • Help in obtaining information
  • Spiritual resources appropriate for your beliefs
  • Contact with representative of your faith community upon request
  • Conflict resolution
  • Help in sorting through difficult decisions
  • Information regarding Advanced Health Care Directives for Natural Death and Health Care Power of Attorney

Contacting a Chaplain How to Contact a Chaplain?

  • Have the nurse contact the Chaplain
  • During weekdays, for WakeMed Raleigh, call the office at (919)350-8556
  • For WakeMed Cary, call (919)350-2536
  • Have staff or hospital switchboard contact the on-call Chaplain




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Raleigh Campus

Cary Hospital