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Patient Referral

Over 550 doctors practice in more than 100 areas of medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Health, with a breadth of expertise unmatched in the region.  To schedule an appointment with one of our doctors and discover why we've been named one of the nation's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report since 1993, call (336) 716-WAKE. 

Inpatient/Emergency Transfers

To refer a patient for inpatient and/or emergency hospitalization, please call Wake On-Call staff at (336) 716-2255 or (800) 446-2255. 

Continuity of Care

An open line of communication with the patient's referring and/or primary provider is essential to providing the patients with the highest quality of care.  Upon discharge from the Medical Center and with the approval of the patients, the discharge summary will be forwarded to the referring/primary care physician for follow-up treatment and implementation of the patient's plan of care.

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Last Updated: 03-14-2016
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