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Working Here

We look forward to you joining Duke Raleigh Hospital, where we work together to bring extraordinary care to the community and the patients we serve. In preparation for the start of your career with us, we hope you will review information about your first few weeks as a new team member.

1Before You Begin

Review your offer letter and new hire paperwork from our Human Resources Department. This will include your start date. At this time, you will also receive a link in your e-mail from Infomart to complete a background check.


Duke Raleigh Hospital team members are required to pass a drug screen and provide proof of immunity to several communicable diseases prior to the start of employment. Our Human Resources Department will contact you to schedule your appointment with Employee Occupational Health & Wellness, located at 3301 Benson Drive, Suite 201, Raleigh, NC 27609. Parking is free in the back of the building.


At your appointment you’ll meet with a nurse from Employee Occupational Health & Wellness as well as a member of the Human Resources team to finalize your new hire paperwork and receive a welcome gift. Come prepared to smile for your badge photo.

2Your First Day

All team members are required to attend the Duke Raleigh Hospital orientation on the first floor of One Renaissance Centre, Garden Meeting Room, 3301 Benson Drive, Raleigh, NC 27609.


Orientation is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a light breakfast and lunch. View the agenda that includes a detailed presentation of Duke Benefits. You’ll also receive your badge and learn how to record your time.


Dress code is business casual or scrubs. To present a professional appearance for our patient and visitors, please no jeans or open toe sandals.

3Remaining Orientation Expectations

Clinical and Non-clinical team members (with the exception of providers) will attend a second day of orientation from 8 a.m. to noon in the Roanoke Conference Room on the second floor of One Renaissance Centre, 3301 Benson Drive, Suite 201, Raleigh, NC 27609.


All Nursing and Nursing Support team members will attend the central nursing orientation for the remainder of the week (Tuesday to Thursday) at Hock Plaza, 2424 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705.


Nursing and Nursing Support team members who need an updated BLS certification will attend the BLS training on Friday at Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 N Roxboro Street, Durham, NC, 27704.

4Your First 30 Days

Take the time to familiarize yourself with your work location on campus and where to park. On the main hospital campus, you will park on levels three and above in the P1 or P2 Parking Garages.


The café and coffee shop are located on the first floor of the main hospital. Hours and menus are online.


Review Duke's benefits and set up your direct deposit via Duke@Work.


Review our Payroll Schedule.

"I love working at Duke Raleigh Hospital because it is part of a cutting edge health system. In addition to providing care to patients, there are opportunities to participate in research, student education, continuing education, and departmental and professional growth."

Sarah, Physical Therapist

"What I love most about Duke Raleigh Hospital is it’s a small hospital that allows me to meet and make new friends from various departments and people from different countries and cultures."

Patricia, Pharmacy Technician

"I feel as though I’m making a difference, when I’m here,
for patients and their family members."

Lavon, Dietary Supervisor