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Born on the Fourth of July 

It's July 4th at the Billy Barnes Extended Care unit of Mt. Palms Hospital in Long Beach, CA. On her first day of work, Nurse DiDi Ortley discovers feces on a lounge chair, and is torn ... See full summary »

Director:

Miguel Arteta

Writers:

Mark V. Olsen (teleplay), Will Scheffer (teleplay) | 5 more credits »
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Episode complete credited cast:
Laurie Metcalf ... Dr. Jenna James
Alex Borstein ... Dawn Forchette
Niecy Nash ... Didi Ortley
Ann Morgan Guilbert ... Birdy Lamb (as Ann Guilbert)
Mark Harelik ... Dr. Paul Stickley
Jalida Chung ... Champey Houy
Brandon Fobbs ... Antoine Robertson
Joel Johnstone ... Dr. Andrew Cesario
Telma Hopkins ... Beverly Raymes
Helen Slayton-Hughes ... Sandy Sayles
Eve Sigall ... Mrs. Robinson
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It's July 4th at the Billy Barnes Extended Care unit of Mt. Palms Hospital in Long Beach, CA. On her first day of work, Nurse DiDi Ortley discovers feces on a lounge chair, and is torn between the conflicting orders of unit veteran Nurse Dawn Forchette (who wants to file an incident report before removing it), temporary Medical Director Dr. Jenna James (who is in need of stool samples for her medical study), and Supervising Nurse Beverly Raymes (who has issues with floor cleanliness and wants the seat sterilized). In a heated argument with Beverly, Dr. James has a public meltdown, and ends up being permanently assigned to this dead-end job. Meanwhile, the staff tries to determine the identity of an Asian woman found wandering on a highway, and debate what to do with a deceased patient's birthday cake.

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Fill Your Heart
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Written by Biff Rose and Paul Williams
Performed by David Bowie
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 2013 (USA) See more »

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