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Yale New Haven Children's Hospital - Pediatric Specialty Center – New Haven – Smilow Cancer Hospital, 7th Floor

35 Park St Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven

35 Park Street
7th Floor
New Haven, CT 06511

Hours

M 8 am - 4:30 pm
Tu 8 am - 4:30 pm
W 8 am - 4:30 pm
Th 8 am - 4:30 pm
F 8 am - 4:30 pm

Yale New Haven Children's Hospital - Pediatric Specialty Center – New Haven – Smilow Cancer Hospital, 7th Floor

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Overview

Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital consistently ranks among the top children’s hospitals in the country for oncology due to the exceptional care it provides thousands of children every year. 

The Pediatric Specialty Center on the seventh floor of Smilow Cancer Hospital provides access to experts in hematology, oncology and stem cell transplantation.  Our dedicated pediatric hematologists and oncologists provide care for children with all forms of cancer and blood diseases, including leukemia, malignant tumors and lymphomas, as well as sick cell disease, hemophilia, coagulation abnormalities and platelet disorders. Our participation in the Children’s Oncology Group studies makes it possible to provide the most current and advanced treatment regimens to children with any form of cancer, common or rare. 

Learn more about the programs and services offered through Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.

The Suites at Yale New Haven

Located minutes from Yale New Haven Hospital and its Smilow Cancer Hospital, Children's Hospital and Saint Raphael Campus, The Suites, at 25 Dwight Street in New Haven, includes 24 suites with extended stay options. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available.

With all the comforts of home in a warm and welcoming setting, and just minutes away from Yale New Haven Hospital, The Suites offers many conveniences and amenities, including complimentary transportation to and from the hospital.

For more information and reservations, visit The Suites at Yale New Haven's Web site or call 203-654-7500.

The Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut

The Ronald McDonald House is a place where families can stay while their child is being treated at the hospital. A referral from a hospital staff member is required before a family can register as a guest at the House. A modest fee is charged per night.

YNHH offers transportation from the hospital to the Ronald McDonald House. Please call Protective Services at 203-688-2500 in advance of the time you would like to leave.

Visit the Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut's Web site or call 203-777-LOVE for more information.

Other Area Hotels

For information about area hotels, please visit INFO New Haven or the Greater New Haven Convention and Visitor Bureau.

If you still have questions about where to stay when you visit Yale New Haven Hospital, please contact Patient Relations at 203-688-3430.

Directions

Driving Directions to Yale New Haven Children's Hospital - Pediatric Specialty Center – New Haven – Smilow Cancer Hospital, 7th Floor

Parking

  • Parking is available at the Air Rights Garage and by Smilow Valet. 
  • Parking vouchers are offered to patients using the hospital's valet services or parking at the Air Rights Garage.

Additional parking information

Air Rights Garage

Patients and visitors may park 24 hours a day in the Air Rights Garage located at 60 York Street. The garage is owned and managed by the city of New Haven Parking Authority. YNHH provides security in the Air Rights Garage but does not set the parking rates. 

Hourly and daily rates are available. A covered pedestrian bridge connects the garage’s second floor to the hospital’s 20 York Street entrance. 

Hourly/Daily Rates

0 - 5 hours                      $3 per hour 

5 - 10 hours           $13

10 - 24 hours $18 (daily maximum)

Smilow Cancer Hospital Parking (Air Rights Garage/4th Level) Patients, families and visitors to Smilow Cancer Hospital can park in the Air Rights Garage. A walkway from the fourth level into the 55 Park Street building connects by a bridge to Smilow. Please validate your parking ticket with Smilow staff at the location you are visiting or admitted for a reduced rate. To avoid multiple-day charges while staying at Smilow for more than one day, consider asking a friend or family member to remove your car from the parking garage. 

George Street Garage / Main entrance

Patients and visitors are encouraged to park in the George Street Garage at 629 George St.  Hourly and daily parking rates are listed below. The George Street Garage offers a direct connection to the hospital on several floors. This garage is open 24 hours per day 7 days per week.

Hourly/Daily Rates

0 to 5 hours                      $3 per hour 

5 to 10 hours           $13

10 to 24 hours                 $18 (daily maximum)


  • Parking Escorts: You may request a YNHH Protective Services escort to any hospital parking facility or the Ronald McDonald House. Call Protective Services at 203-789-3800.

Howard Avenue Garage

Howard Avenue Garage (790 Howard Avenue): Patients and visitors may park in the Howard Avenue Garage, owned by Yale University and located next to the Yale Physicians Building. Hours are 6 am - 9 pm weekdays; closed on weekends. 

Hourly/Daily Rates

0 to 1 hour                    $3.00

1 hour to 2 hours            $6.00

2 hours to 3 hours           $9.00

3 hours to 4 hours           $12.00

5 hours to 10 hours         $15.00

Up to 24 hours                $20.00


Short-Term Parking Lot

Short-Term Parking is located at 671 George Street. The parking lot is open on weekdays from 6 am – 6 pm; closed on weekends. 

Patients and visitors may park in this lot for short-term visits only. Please note the special short-term parking rates that apply to everyone using this parking lot.  The parking lot is staffed with a parking attendant during operating hours who will issue you a ticket.  When you are ready to leave the attendant will accept your ticket and calculate any applicable parking charges. 

Nuclear Medicine and Cardiac Diagnostic Imaging patients are allowed to park in short term parking.

Hourly/Daily Rates

0 to 1 hour                    $7

1 hour to 1 1/2 hours        $9

1 ½ hours to 2 hours       $11

2 hours to 2 1/2 hours      $13

2 1/2 hours to 12 hours     $15


Please Note:

  • Parking escorts are available daily to accompany visitors to any hospital parking facility. Call Protective Services at 203-789-3800.

Orchard Street Garage

Orchard Street Garage is located at 323 Orchard St. 

Patients and visitors may also park in the the garage located across the street from the YNHH Saint Raphael Campus Emergency Room. A covered pedestrian bridge connects the garage’s second floor to the hospital’s Orchard Street entrance. Hours are 6 am - 12:30 am, weekdays; closed on weekends.

Hourly/Daily Rates

0 to 5 hours                      $3 per hour 

5 to 10 hours           $13

10 to 24 hours                 $18 (daily maximum)

 

Please Note:

  • Emergency Department Parking is restricted for emergency use only 24 hours per day/7 days per week.
  • Parking Escorts: You may request a YNHH Protective Services escort to any hospital parking facility or the Ronald McDonald House. Call Protective Services at 203-789-3800.

Valet Parking

Yale New Haven Hospital Valet operates at six separate locations around the hospital.

Valet Locations & Hours of Operation

  • Main Hospital Entrance (20 York Street): Weekdays 5 am – 9 pm; weekends 9 am – 9 pm
  • Children’s Hospital Entrance (853 Howard Avenue): Weekdays 5 am – 9 pm; weekends 9 am – 9 pm
  • Smilow Cancer Hospital (35 Park Street): Weekdays 5 am – 9 pm; weekends 9 am – 9 pm
  • Dana Valet (789 Howard Avenue): Weekdays 5 am – 11 pm; Saturday 6:30 am – 4 pm; closed Sunday
  • Pediatric Emergency Entrance (853 Howard Avenue): 24 hours per day/7 days per week
  • Adult Emergency Entrance (6 York Street): 24 hours per day/7 days per week


Please note: 

  • You will be greeted by the valet attendant who will issue you a valet ticket and assist you to the hospital. Keep your parking ticket with you. 
  • Your car will be parked in a secure lot.
  • When you are ready to leave, you can return to any of the valet locations. The valet attendant will accept your ticket and calculate any applicable parking charges. You can have your vehicle returned to any of the above listed valet entrances; it does not need to be the one at which you arrived.
  • If you need to retrieve your vehicle after 9 pm, call 203-688-2510 with your valet ticket number. You many also speak to the Protective Services representative and they will call for you.
  • Parking escorts are available all day, every day to accompany visitors to any hospital parking facility. Call Protective Services at 203-688-2500.


Hourly/Daily Rates

0 to 1 hour                     $7

1 hour to 1 1/2 hours        $9

1 ½ hours to 2 hours       $11

2 hours to 2 1/2 hours      $13

1/2 hours to 24 hours    $15