With an emphasis on healing, recovery, wellness and disease prevention, Miami Cancer Institute’s Survivorship Program team is right there with you as you move into the next phase of your life.
Ringing of the bell
A bright silver bell hangs in the lobby of Miami Cancer Institute. The ringing of the bell signals the end of active treatment. This tradition was started by rear admiral in the U.S. Navy, Irve Le Moyne, who was undergoing radiation for head and neck cancer. He planned to follow a Navy tradition of ringing a bell to signify “when the job was done.” Now nearly all facilities have a similar bell that patients can ring to mark the end of treatment.
Hilton Miami Dadeland Hotel
Hilton Miami Dadeland is located right on the Baptist Hospital campus. It is a full-service hotel offering signature services of Hilton Hotels & Resorts with a distinct focus on wellness. Its central location offers patients and their families a convenient, comfortable place to stay while receiving medical care at any of Baptist Health's facilities.