Episode Guides - Chicago Hope - Series 2 / 3 / 4 / 5
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S2E01 - Hello Goodbye
Dr. Nyland pulls a switch with Dr. Kronk in order to avoid a charity function, but they have to face the consequences over some misunderstandings. Misunderstanding fills Aaron's life when his father barges into the hospital with a patient who is also his fiancee. Geiger finally understands that he may be causing more ripples than he thought.
S2E02 - Rise from the Dead
A close friend of Dr. Grad's decides that before she turns off her husband's life support, she wishes to have his child even though she is not yet pregnant. Aaron and Camille decide that a divorce is in their best interest. Dr. Nyland shies from a patient's whose best interests he's ignored. Meanwhile, Dr. Austin's plans for the hospital are definitely not something Geiger agrees with.
S2E03 - A Coupla Stiffs
Dr. Hancock debates listening to his gut over outward symptoms in treating a patient, while another patient must overcome his gut reaction to using maggots to save his leg. Dr. Watters' hobby crosses the line when he seriously injures someone. Aaron and Camille work to finalize the divorce.
S2E04 - Every Day a Little Death
A former patient hopes Dr. Shutt can save her critically wounded son. A racist skinhead needs a transplant. Grad takes a sudden interest in baby Alicia. Nyland gets a couple of unexpected roommates.
S2E05 - Wild Cards
Geiger second-guess Austin's choice of a non-surgical treatment for a heart patient. Grad gets a surprise visit from an old beau. Hancock asks for Camille's help in coordinating a new home health care program.
S2E06 - Who Turned Out the Lights?
A violent storm on Halloween night knocks out the hospital's power immediately following the arrival of several auto-accident victims. Nyland and Atkisson briefly renew their romance. A new doctor shows up for duty, and is immediately put to work delivering a baby.
S2E07 - From Soup to Nuts
Watters blames Birch for their poor showing after they're ambushed by a state senator during televised health-care hearings. Sutton operates on a pregnant woman's unborn child. Laurie remarries and asks Geiger to attend the ceremony, which will be presided over by "Evita Peron."
S2E08 - Leave of Absence
Geiger's bravado is put to the test when hospital counsel Alan Birch is shot by street thugs. Meanwhile, Grad agonizes over not being able to help Alan and Watters regrets his recent harsh words with the lawyer.
S2E09 - Stand
Shutt finds himself revitalized by a frustrated MS patient who refuses to quietly accept that Aaron can't help him. Dr. Sutton comes up with a way to exorcise Geiger's spirit from the hospital. Watters finds solace with a special visitor.
S2E10 - The Ethics of Hope
Austin is stunned by a patient's mysterious death immediately following surgery. Kronk and Nyland discover a makeshift, unlicensed clinic for indigent patients. The hospital hires a new lawyer, who offers little comfort to the anguished Austin. Camille asks for more pills.
S2E11 - Christmas Truce
Aaron is baffled when a seizure lands Camille in the ER. Nyland's holiday vacation plans are suddenly sidetracked by a delivery of supplies to Ricky's makeshift clinic with a Santa'-clad Hancock. A promising teen athlete fears that an operation could cost him the chance to play major league baseball. Grad meets a sweet but shy veterinarian.
Watters steps in and asks Geiger to take on Austin's transplant patient as she struggles with her ex husband for custody of their daughter. Sutton brings a brain-dead woman into the hospital to deliver her baby.
S2E13 - Three Men and a Lady
Judge Harold Aldrich, so fond of calling Alan Birch "a toad", has a short tenure as his replacement. Camille clashes with another nurse who seems to represent her position, and takes it out on a terminally ill man in her care. Austin pushes for experimental surgery for an elderly cardiac patient.
S2E14 - Right to Life
Hancock's practice and his freedom are threatened when he saves the life of a hemorrhaging pregnant woman by aborting her fetus, which stirs up strong emotions when the woman denounces his actions. Kronk recoils at first from treating a drag queen with AIDS. Another new lawyer faces a baptism of fire as hospital legal counsel.
S2E15 - Hearts and Minds
A heart-transplant patient returns to the hospital with chest pains and emotional and personality changes that challenge the notion of what really is exchanged in a transplant. Shutt is approached by a direct, self-confident psychiatrist who insists he perform psychosurgery on a 12-year-old boy with an obsessive-compulsive disorder that severely limits the life he can lead.
S2E16 - Women on the Verge
A friend of Kronk's seeks his advice about a health problem she thinks resulted from her sex-change operation. Austin treats an impressionable teenage boy with a heart condition and a crush on her. Dr. Konstadt, off her medication, acts injudiciously when Shutt seeks permission from a reluctant board to perform surgery on Eric.
S2E17 - Life Lines
Aaron proceeds with Eric Dipretto's psychosurgery while Austin campaigns for the position of chief of surgery and Bix continues to lose control. Kronk is determined to perform a controversial intestinal bypass on Nyland's former boss and good friend, a restauranteur who just wants to enjoy a good meal again.
S2E18 - Sexual Perversity in Chicago Hope
Grad and Kronk reluctantly team up to counsel an inexperienced couple on sexual techniques. Dr. Sutton finds himself unnerved by a sexually precocious young woman at Dr. Hancock's clinic. Aaron tries befriending a resident, but finds himself misinterpretted.
S2E19 - Sweet Surrender
Dr. Watters befriends a 12-year-old girl when she's admitted with an apparently self-inflected wound to her transplanted kidney. Austin has another rough day, with the shakes during a surgery and a message from her ex-husband that he might be moving to Boston and taking their daughter with him. Diane finds out about Billy's previous relationship with Kate.
S2E20 - The Parent Rap
Kate loses her control and her compassion when her father is admitted with an operable surgical condition but refuses it on religious grounds. Geiger turns up again at the hospital, this time as part of a clown troop there to entertain the patients. Sutton delivers a baby with ambigous genitalia whose parents are equally ambigious about they feel about their offspring.
S2E21 - Quiet Riot
The ER looks like the only game in town as a very disturbed family one by one injures each other during a therapy session. Geiger and his fellow clowns return to cheer up children injured in a bus accident, with a musical pantomine of "The Emperor's New Clothes".
S2E22 - Ex Marks the Spot
Sutton's mind rells as wives two and three ask him for a very great personal and professional favor and wife one chacks in for a serious medical problem. Kate anxiously awaits news of who will be appointed as the new head of surgery. Dr. Shutt performs delicate surgery on a wealthy quadriplegic who cannot be anesthetized, and whose beautiful fiance attracts Nyland's attention.
S2E23 - Last One Out, Get the Lights
Austin's appointment as chief of surgery is overshadowed by the news that the hospital board is considering a buy out by a group headed by her ex-husband. Also sharing the spotlight is a rumored outbreak of the Ebola virus in the ER, with a nurse as the first victim. And while Calverton begins his recuperation, his fiance continues to see Nyland romantically. Hancock's sister is again brought into the hospital as a victim of spousal abuse. Diane's research work for the last two years called into question, threatening all she's done and the future of her grant.