The Department's on Code Red and understaffed, it's chaotic in the ED. Nelson finds himself delivering a baby with a reluctant Jessica as his only aid. The experience unexpectedly resonating with Nelson's own recently-rediscovered parental feelings for his daughter Kahlia. These feelings are given added potency when Trish gives him a gentle but firm ultimatum - It's time Nelson made a decision about his daughter's future. Does he want her to stay with him or not? Kerry, aware of Nelson's impending decision, is unsure how it will impact on her relationship with Nelson. Charlotte attends a conference and meets a very interesting paediatrician who is lecturing at the conference. Charlotte, surprisingly, finds herself strangely attracted to him. Vincent and Cate's relationship moves forward while Jessica tells Stuart she just wants to be friends.