Everything You Need To Know Before This Week's Code Black

We're about to meet Dr. Will Campbell

1. We're about to meet Dr. Will Campbell

Boris Kodjoe is joining the cast of Code Black as one of the top surgeons at Angels Memorial.
Dr. Rorish is finally facing her past

2. Dr. Rorish is finally facing her past

Dr. Leanne Rorish is the Residency Director at Angels Memorial—the busiest ER in the nation. She has experienced unimaginable personal tragedy and, until recently, was burying herself with work to dull the pain.
Mama's on the mend

3. Mama's on the mend

Jesse Sallander, the lovable and outspoken nurse, is on the mend from his recent heart attack.
It's a family affair

4. It's a family affair

Dr. Mike Leighton, Angus' older brother, has returned to Angels Memorial—where he also performed his residency. On the heels of Dr. Rorish taking time off to deal with her past trauma, Mike was called in for an attending position.
The politics of the ER aren't easy

5. The politics of the ER aren't easy

Dr. Neal Hudson, an excellent physician who has worked alongside Dr. Rorish for years, was in contention for the Residency Director job. It ultimately went to somebody with less seniority—Dr. Mike Leighton.
Christa and Neal have sealed the deal

6. Christa and Neal have sealed the deal

Dr. Lorenson and Dr. Hudson have taken their relationship to the next level—but are trying to keep it under wraps at work.
Dr. Mario Savetti kicked Heather to the curb

7. Dr. Mario Savetti kicked Heather to the curb

After hearing from Dr. Leighton that Heather, a surgical resident, was also sleeping with her superior, Dr. Savetti called off their locker room trysts—much to her chagrin.
Gordon Heshman won't go away

8. Gordon Heshman won't go away

Dr. Pineda has consistently seen the same patient, Gordon Heshman, who always comes in with a variety of scrapes and bruises. The two become acquainted, but after he followed her into the staff break room, Pineda was chastised by the current ER Director, Dr. Gina Perello.
Cloaked in scrubs, Heshman brutally attacked Dr. Perello

9. Cloaked in scrubs, Heshman brutally attacked Dr. Perello

Clearly unstable and incredibly angry at Dr. Perello for trying to prevent him from getting closer to Malaya, Gordon Heshman stabbed the ER chief multiple times in a locker room.
Dr. Lorenson discovered the blood trail leading to Dr. Perello

10. Dr. Lorenson discovered the blood trail leading to Dr. Perello

Dr. Lorenson stumbled upon the critically-injured ER Director after seeing a large pool of blood on the locker room floor. She immediately alerted other doctors for help, but the attacker, Gordon Heshman, managed to escape.