It centers on an idealistic young doctor who begins his first day under the supervision of a tough, brilliant senior resident who pulls the curtain back on all of the good and evil in modern day medicine. Lives may be saved or lost, but expectations will always be shattered.
Can one doctor save a broken system?
Did You Know?
The term HODAD, Hands of Death and Destruction, is actually derived from a memoir by Dr. Martin Makary, "Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care", on which the show is based. According to said book, there is a HODAD in every hospital which is a major source of patient harm. See more