201: I Watch Death
Alex and Charlie are caught in the middle of a shooting on their way into their first shift back at Hope Zion. It's all hands on deck when the victims of the shooting end up at Hope Zee. While in the midst of the shooting commotion Alex has to treat a bullied teenager and deal with her own emotions with everything that's happened in the past year of her life.
202: Little Piggers
Alex must learn to stick up for herself and not be intimidated by Dawn (Charlie's ex-wife) in order to work alongside her and perform a minimally invasive heart procedure to save a patient's life. Meanwhile, Joel unlocks a mystery to a young girl's disease whilst getting some advice from Charlie, who is trying to figure out how to help his comatose patient come back from being a spirit. It's a week of defying the odds at Hope Zion.
203: Why Waste Time
Alex is trying to get her life back to normal with Charlie and at Hope Zee “ but with Charlie's head in the clouds and the pressure to find her medical niche “ she's struggling. Inspiration comes in the form of an immigrant doctor who needs Alex to save his wife's life and in return, helps her find her calling.
The doctors at Hope Zion are forced to deal with people from their past as Alex, Charlie, and Joel take on the daunting task of operating on a malpractice lawyer known for suing every doctor in his path. Meanwhile, Zach is tested when the last person he wants to treat comes into his E.R. and a Season 1 patient returns with some difficult insight for Charlie and Alex.
205: The Face Of The Giant Panda
Alex must become the unlikely advocate for a violent young prisoner brought in to Hope Zion, while Joel connects with a disfigured refugee and tries to convince Dana Kinney to come back to operate on him. Meanwhile, a Spirit who is familiar to many Hope Zee doctors shows up in the Morgue when Charlie is about to do routine procedure.
206: All Things Must Pass
After a young, healthy, and hunky fireman dies suddenly at Hope Zion, Alex must take the stand at M&M (Morbidity and Mortality) Rounds to find out what went wrong and who is to blame. Meanwhile, Charlie deals with a nervous soon-to-be Nun and Joel has to decide if he can be the man that comes through for Sonja.
207: Bed One
When a heat wave hits the city, Alex is appointed Trauma Team Leader as the hospital is faced with an influx of patients during a blackout. With no back-up power available, Dawn and Charlie must figure out a way to continue their surgery as Joel and Maggie attempt to keep a patient alive while stuck in an elevator.
When Alex and Joel end up stranded in the middle of nowhere with a severely injured couple, they're forced to use only what's around them to stabilize the pair until paramedics arrive. Meanwhile, back at Hope Zion, Charlie must try to save the wounded leg of his former college roommate as Gavin attempts to help Shahir improve his bedside manner.
When Alex is forced to put a patient's gender reassignment surgery on hold, she discovers a secret in his medical history that could save his surgery, but tear his life apart. Charlie deals with a patient who is healthy, sane “ and convinced she is going to die at midnight. Meanwhile, Joel secretly helps Sonia deal with a patient of hers who's been admitted to Hope Zion.
When Alex's brother Luke Reid is admitted to Hope Zion in critical condition, Joel and Charlie must work together to keep him alive while keeping his admittance a secret from Alex. Meanwhile, Alex figure out a way to remove a tumour from a patient pregnant with twins, while Maggie is thrown off her game by the patient's gorgeous OB/GYN.
212: Nottingham 7
With Dana's life at risk, Alex must put her personal and professional reservations aside in order to perform a surgery that could save her life. Meanwhile, a patient's routine check-up proves deadly, and Joel is left to uncover a medical conspiracy that extends far beyond Hope Zion. Charlie attempts to help Joel unravel the mystery, but ends up preoccupied with helping his patient's spirit.
213: Wide Awake
Alex is surprised twice in one night - first when she realizes she's been tricked into a blind double date, and again when she has to rush her mystery man to the E.R. Meanwhile, Charlie works to help a soldier move past a traumatic experience, and Maggie discovers a patient has a contagious illness that could put her own pregnancy at risk.
214: 43 Minutes
Alex is on her way home to unwind after a long day at work - but all that changes when she witnesses a traumatic accident and is forced to return to work, where the Hope Zion doctors must work tirelessly against the clock to save a problematic John Doe. Meanwhile, Charlie and Gavin explore Charlie's relationship to the Spirit World in a therapy session.
217: Twinned Lambs
Buried secrets come to light as Alex treats an elderly patient whose unusual symptoms have her convinced she's living in a different era. Charlie and Joel get competitive as their patients pit their surgeons against each other. And Maggie agrees to shadow Dr. Kalfas for a surgery, but has to take the reins when complications arise.
218: Broken Hearts
After Dawn diagnoses her with an irregular heartbeat, Alex is supposed to be resting up “ but before she gets the chance, The Great Randall returns to Hope Zion after an experimental cancer treatment gone wrong. Meanwhile, Charlie struggles with the implications of his fight with Joel, who is trying to treat a troubled mathematician.