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WakeMed News Releases

Current Releases 

BCBSNC and WakeMed Key Community Care Collaborate to Bring Accountable Care to Patients
WakeMed Welcomes Sheri De Shazo as Vice President, Administrator WakeMed North Hospital
Duke, WakeMed Agree to Guidelines to Explore Clinical Collaborations
Dr. Graham Snyder Receives WakeMed’s 2014 Dascomb Award, WakeMed's Highest Teaching Honor
WakeMed Physician Practices Rolls Out Epic, MyChart Patient Portal
WakeMed Health & Hospitals Honored for Quality Care by American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
WakeMed Heart Center Brings New, Life-Saving Procedure to Protect Patients at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest
WakeMed Selects Evolent Health
More Partnerships between Doctors and Hospitals Strengthen Coordinated Care for
WakeMed Selected for American College of Cardiology Patient Navigator Program
WakeMed Implements Smartphone System, Improves Patient Experience
WakeMed Health & Hospitals Honored for Transparency
WakeMed Names Rear Admiral Donald R. Gintzig Interim President & CEO
WakeMed Provides 24/7 Hospitalist Services at Harnett Health's Two Hospitals
WakeMed Garner Healthplex Hits the Mark in Its First Month
Cardiac Care Awards from the American Heart/Stroke Association
Dr. Bill Atkinson to Depart WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Central Carolina Hospital Partners with WakeMed Health & Hospitals to Receive 24/7 Pediatric Services
WakeMed Health & Hospitals Named N.C. Family-Friendly Company
WakeMed Brings Emergency Care to Garner
WakeMed Health & Hospitals Recognized for High Quality Cardiac Care
WakeMed Health & Hospitals Recognized by U.S. News & World Report in Nine Different Specialties
WakeMed & Key Physicians to Form Medicare ACO
WakeMed Receives Level I Trauma Center Re-designation
WakeMed Lifts Restricted Visitation Due to Flu
WakeMed Apex Healthplex Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary
WakeMed Receives Approval to Add Eight Rehab Beds
WakeMed Names New Vice President of Quality & Patient Safety
Medicare Inpatient/Outpatient Billing Errors Statement Clarification
WakeMed Names Vice President of Medical Education
WakeMed Implements Visitation Restrictions to Prevent Spread of Flu
WakeMed Remediates Medicare Inpatient/Outpatient Billing Errors
WakeMed Remediates Medicare Inpatient/Outpatient Billing Errors - Questions & Answers
Granville Health System Announces Innovative Technology, Enhancing Care for Stroke Patients
WakeMed Welcomes Au Bon Pain
WakeMed to Invest in Comprehensive Medical Records Solution
WakeMed Receives Three Recognitions for Providing Quality Cardiac Care
Legendary Gladys Knight to Perform at the WakeMed Foundation Society of 1961 Appreciation Gala
WakeMed and Raleigh Orthopaedics Host 5th Annual Spine Camp
WakeMed Receives Top Honors for Training & Development
WakeMed Cary Hospital Recertified as a Primary Stroke Center
WakeMed Hosts “Treasure Your Chest” Series in Apex and Cary
WakeMed Breaking Ground on Garner Healthplex
WakeMed Offers Advanced Technology to Enhance Care for Critically Ill Patients
WakeMed Hosts Second Annual WakeMed Scrub Run
Kate B. Reynolds Foundation Grant Will Provide Services to Homeless Mentally Ill
Capital City Surgery Center Opens for Business
WakeMed Opens Diagnostic Center in the New WakeMed Raleigh Medical Park
N.C. House and Senate Leaders Announce WakeMed and UNC Health Care System Agreement
WakeMed Dedicates the Raymond L. Champ Centers for Emergency Medicine
WakeMed and Duke Forge Pediatrics Partnership
WakeMed Mother’s Milk Bank Needs Donations
WakeMed Cary Hospital Named a Center for Excellence in Bariatric Surgery
WakeMed Helps Make it Safer for Kids in WAke County
ENERGIZE! Expands To Fuquay-Varina in Unique Community Partnership
Poe Property Gift/Purchase Enables Future Expansion Opportunities for WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Helton Family Foundation Pledge Achieves Fundraising Goal to Expand the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
WakeMed to Open its Sixth Emergency Department

News Release Archive 

WakeMed Expands Primary Care Access in Apex, Holly Springs, North Raleigh and Knightdale
Legendary Comedian Jay Leno to Perform at WakeMed 50th Anniversary Gala
Carolina Cardiovascular Surgical Associates Joins Wake Specialty Physicians
WakeMed Rehab Earns Three-Year CARF Reaccreditation
WakeMed Breaks Ground on North Hospital: Expansion & Improvement of Women’s Services Throughout the System
Dudley Harrington Joins WakeMed as VP of Revenue Cycle
WakeMed Names Chief Compliance Officer
WakeMed Physician Practices Continues to Grow Primary Care Network
WakeMed Children’s Hospital Approved for Membership in the National Association of Children’s Hospitals
Simple Tips Can Keep Homes Safer for Children
WakeMed Children’s Emergency Department Scores With Interactive Game Donated by Kids ‘N Community Foundation
WakeMed Appoints New Directors Overseeing Facilities Design and Construction and Employment
UnitedHealthcare and WakeMed Reach Long-term Agreement
WakeMed Celebrates 10 Years of Caring in the Children's Emergency Department
WakeMed Raleigh Campus Welcomes Mary Ann Wilcox as Vice President of Operations & Chief Nursing Officer
Triangle Hospitals to Become Completely Tobacco-Free in July 2007
WakeMed Emergency Services Door-to-Doctor Wait Time 135 Minutes Better Than National Average
At Your Service. WakeMed Cary Hospital Now Offers Valet Parking
WakeMed Seeks Approval of Air Ambulance, East Healthplex and 36-Bed Observation Unit
WakeMed Foundation Adds Six New Board Members
Cary Hospital Celebrates Special Care Nursery Reunion
Two WakeMed Employees Celebrate 40 Years of Service
Rule Change Lets WakeMed Pursue Helicopter Service