About WakeMed Emergency Departments
We've got you covered...
whenever and wherever you need us.
WakeMed is the leading provider of emergency care to Wake County and the region. Staffed by board-certified emergency physicians, WakeMed’s emergency service offers several specialized services. These services prove WakeMed’s commitment to delivering the highest level of emergency care and response to all acuity levels – from broken bones to heart attack to major trauma rest assured we have you covered.
Everyone needs a helping hand once in a while. And when it comes to emergency care for you and your family, only the best hands will do. At WakeMed, our expert team of physicians, nurses and medical experts are here 24/7/365 to provide you and your family with the highest level of emergency care.
Prepared for anything and everything, the same board-certified physicians staff all of our emergency departments, bringing with them the depth of experience that you would expect from the area's leader in emergency services.
So, whether it's a cut, broken arm or something more serious like a stroke, heart attack or trauma, we're here to meet your needs in a convenient location close to your home.
The WakeMed Emergency Departments are some of the largest and busiest in North Carolina.
We provide emergency care for people of all ages, treating more than 205,000 patients each year in our six adult emergency departments and Children's Emergency Department on the WakeMed Raleigh Campus.
The WakeMed Raleigh Campus is also home to one of six Level I Trauma Centers, the highest designation awarded to trauma centers by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services.
As a North Carolina designated trauma center, WakeMed provides life-saving care to the citizens of Wake County and serves as a referral center for trauma patients from surrounding counties.