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Severe Weather Alert Update: 2:00 pm, Dec. 10, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics and Urgent Care locations in Winston-Salem and Hickory will open at 10 am on Tuesday, Dec., 11.
Locations in Asheboro, Lexington, Wilkes, High Point, Greensboro, Mt. Airy and Elkin will open at 12 pm on Tuesday, Dec. 11, except for the following locations which will open at 10 am: 
Urgent Care - Palladium in High Point
Hematology Oncology - Elkin

If you have questions, please contact your clinic directly. Find your clinic online. 

Information for employees: Staff and faculty members are encouraged to review the Severe Weather Policy and the Severe Weather Guidelines for information related to attendance and notification procedures. [Employee Access Only]

    • Brenner Children's Hospital
    • New Patient Appointments

      888-716-WAKE

    • Additional Information

      For new patient appointments, you may request an appointment online.
      For returning patient appointments, you may contact the clinic directly.

       



    Temporary Visitor Restrictions Implemented at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Dec. 30, 2014 – To protect the health of patients, their loved ones and the medical staff, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today implemented temporary visitor restrictions that will remain in effect through the flu season. 

    Effective immediately, children under age 18 may not visit patients. Exceptions for special family circumstances, such as a dying family member, may be allowed, but parents/guardians are asked to get permission from the patient’s nurse to allow children to visit.

    Only healthy adult visitors and family members age 18 and older are permitted to visit patients. All visitors and family members should be healthy – free from fever, cough, colds, or stomach virus symptoms – in order to visit patients.

    The restrictions apply to all Wake Forest Baptist inpatient locations.

    The temporary restrictions are in place because the number of influenza cases has significantly increased in our area. Visitor restrictions can help control the spread of the virus.

    The Medical Center continues to monitor the influenza rates daily, and will take appropriate steps to restrict visitors further, if needed, or lift the restrictions when the flu cases decrease.

    Media Relations Contacts:
    • Brenner Children's Hospital
    • New Patient Appointments

      888-716-WAKE

    • Additional Information

      For new patient appointments, you may request an appointment online.
      For returning patient appointments, you may contact the clinic directly.