About the Organization
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and its component institutions, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Brenner Childrens Hospital and Wake Forest University Physicians, have been ranked as one of Americas Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report since 1993. Brenner Childrens Hospital provides a full-continuum of care with a pediatric emergency room, pediatric and neonatal intensive care units, infant, children, and adolescent inpatient units and outpatient clinics. The School of Medicine ranks among the top third among American medical schools in total funding from the National Institutes of Health. It is the policy of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to administer all educational and employment activities without discrimination because of race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification or a statutory requirement) in accordance with all local, state, national laws, executive orders, regulations, and guidelines.
About the Community
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is home to Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. The city is nestled in the northwestern region of North Carolina, within easy driving distance to the beautiful mountains and the pristine beaches of North Carolina. We are very close to opportunities for mountaineering, rafting, kayaking, fishing and skiing. And Winston-Salems numerous parks, greenways, recreation centers and golf courses provide ample opportunity to enjoy the outdoors right within the city. A thriving Arts District and new restaurants, bars, galleries and residential developments in Downtown Winston-Salem create a focal point for the areas cultural and social activities. Our low cost of living and high quality of life earned us recognition in Forbes magazine, which ranked Winston-Salem as the 18th best place in the United States for business and careers in 2009, ahead of Charlotte, Atlanta, Dallas, Orlando, and Washington, DC.