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Mission & Vision


WakeMed provides outstanding and compassionate care to all who seek our services.

Our mission is the foundation of who we are and what we do.  Guided by our vision and supported by strong values and goals, this mission drives the superior care that our patients, their families and the communities we serve have come to expect.  Living this mission and applying these values to our everyday work is what sets WakeMed apart from other health care organizations.


WakeMed is the region's preferred health care system, providing high quality patient care and technological leadership.  Our physicians, employees and volunteers represent the best minds and the biggest hearts in the business.


  • We provide a quality experience for those we serve, regardless of their ability to pay.
  • We partner with our physicians to provide safe, effective, compassionate care.
  • We are a leader in health care technology and education. 
  • We empower employees and volunteers, recognize their achievements and encourage their development.
  • We ensure financial viability and operate a well-managed, goal-directed, fiscally responsible organization.
  • We value preventive health care and collaboration with others to improve the health of the communities we serve.


  • Quality Outcomes
  • Unsurpassed Service
  • Workforce Excellence
  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Market Development
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