As Ric defends himself at the coroner’s court, Donna discovers some damning evidence when her testimony conflicts with his.
Fearing the worst, Donna tries to help Ric by treating a critical patient in his care and risks overcompensating. Would Donna really contemplate lying in court to protect her friend?
Meanwhile, disillusioned Dominic is jealous of Fredrik’s innovative research proposal for the Junior Doctor Prize and struggles to find a case study of his own. When an enigmatic patient with a mystery illness arrives on Keller, Dominic believes he’s found a way to reignite his chances. But is he over-reaching for the wrong reasons, or will his patient renew his love of medicine?
Elsewhere, Jac is dismayed when Amira returns to Darwin to ease a nursing staff shortage. When Fletch refuses to fire her, insisting that she’s trying her best, Jac resorts to increasingly desperate measures to get what she wants. But is Jac’s anger really about Amira or some deeper insecurity?