Temporary Visitor Restrictions

Because the number of influenza cases has significantly increased throughout the region, children age 12 and under may not visit patients effective Wednesday, January 8. This applies to all Wake Forest Baptist inpatient locations and will remain in effect until the number of flu cases decreases significantly.
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Brenner Children’s Hospital, which opened in 1986 with a generous donation from the Brenner family, is located in Ardmore Tower West (a hospital within a hospital) at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 

Construction was completed on the new facility for Brenner Children's Hospital in spring, 2002.

Brenner Children’s Hospital includes:

  • Ample work space for residents with computer access to laboratory and X-ray results
  • Attractive waiting areas for families
  • Laundry facilities for families of patients
  • A small house staff laboratory
  • Conference rooms
  • A pediatric satellite pharmacy

The Ronald McDonald House is located across the street from the Medical Center and provides a "home away from home" for families of seriously ill children.