Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Amenities at Sylvester/UMHC

Sylvester/UMHC has amenities for patients and visitors to help make your visit as pleasant as possible.

Automated Teller Machine

An ATM is located in the UMHC lobby, behind the information desk.

Free Wireless Internet Access

Free Wi-Fi is available inside and outside of most buildings on the University of Miami medical campus, including Sylvester/UMHC. To access the Internet, look for the

Medical_Wireless network on your computer. For more information, visit the Wi-Fi FAQ.

Interfaith Chapel

The onsite, nondenominational Jill Selevan Chapel offers an inviting place for prayer, reflection, and services. The chapel is located adjacent to the UMHC lobby and is open 24 hours to the community. For more information about pastoral care services at Sylvester, call 305-243-4273.


Conveniently located on the second floor, the Sylvester outpatient pharmacy fills prescriptions while you wait. Service is available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Patients may fill prescriptions to meet their immediate needs and arrange transfer of refills to the pharmacy of their choice. To contact the pharmacy, call 305-243-5244.

ACS Cancer Resource Center

The Cancer Resource Center offers guidance to patients and their families on how to access supportive services and programs offered by Sylvester and the American Cancer Society. The center also provides free wigs, caps, mastectomy bras, educational materials, and other items. The Cancer Resource Center is on the second floor of Sylvester/UMHC in room 2310, across from the retail pharmacy. It is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon.



A café is located across from the Information Center on the first floor of UMHC. The café offers a variety of food selections, including pastries, coffee and tea, fruit, sandwiches, salads, hot entrees, a burrito station, sushi, and soups. Hours are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays.

Other restaurants on the University of Miami medical campus include:

Au Bon Pain

1611 NW 12th Avenue (near Jackson Memorial Hospital)

Coffee Beanery

1051 NW 14th Street

Pasha’s (Mediterranean)

1120 NW 14th Street (University of Miami Medical Wellness Center, 9th floor)


901 NW 17th Street

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