Kovac gets jealous when Abby gives too much attention to a patient, Eddie Jackson (recurring guest star Fred Ward). Gates' roommate, Meg (recurring guest star Paula Malcomson), pulls a deadly stunt when Gates moves out of the apartment. After one of his patients dies, Pratt discovers that the police want to arrest him. And Weaver makes a decision that will change the emergency room forever. Recurring guest star Forest Whitaker appears as Curtis Ames.