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Nursing Careers

At Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Our Patient and Family Promise is at the center of everything we do. It means always putting the needs of our patients and family first. Our Promise is the foundation for an environment of safety, quality and respect.

Our Patient and Family Promise

  • We will keep you safe.
  • We will care for you.
  • We will involve you and your family.
  • We will respect you and your time.

As a Wake Forest Baptist nurse, you will have a vital role in providing patient- and family-centered care that makes a difference in lives every day. You will also become part of a culture of collaboration, support and respect. You’ll join a world-class team at one of the nation’s top-ranked hospitals.

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center was the first hospital in the Carolinas to achieve the status of "Magnet Hospital," which is a designation in Nursing Excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Now we have received our fourth designation.

We are also one of the Top 100 Hospitals to Work For according to Nursing Professionals magazine. 

Nursing Education for New Hires

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center offers education programs to assist new RN graduates and new hires with integration into the complexities of our patients’ care needs. See program details

Join Our Flexible PRN Pool: You will have the opportunity to work on different units (within defined areas of Med/Surg, Critical Care or Pediatrics), and to choose from three tiers of commitment. Get the details

RN 10K Sign-on Bonus: We are currently offering sign-on bonuses critical RN positions in the OR, PACU and inpatient areas. Get the details

ED Nursing Incentive Bonus: We are offering a $5/hour incentive differential for ED nursing positions in our Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center. Get the details

OR Nursing Incentive Bonus: We are offering a $5/hour incentive differential for OR nursing positions. 

Explore Opportunities

Visit our Staff Opportunities page to search current openings.

Quick Reference

Human Resources
General Employment

Phone 336-716-4717
FAX 336-716-5656

Nurse Recruitment

Phone 336-716-3339
FAX 336-716-5656

General Information


Individuals with Disability

Phone 336-716-3367


Ways to Give


Sign-On Bonus Program

Sign On Bonus Program

We offer sign-on bonuses of up to $10,000 across all campuses for qualified inpatient RN positions.

Last Updated: 01-31-2017
Wake Forest Baptist Ranked among Nation’s ‘Best Hospitals’  26 Years in a Row by U.S. News & World ReportComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet StatusJoint Commission Report

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