With the ER understaffed since Lewis's departure, Greene steps up to take a more active and strict interest in running things. After treating Al Boulet, Greene becomes suspicious of Jeanie and investigates her health status. Carter and Keaton continue their intimate relationship. Hathaway continues her pre-med studies but oversteps her boundaries with Weaver.
Episode number: 3x9 Production Number: 465409 Airdate: Thursday December 12th, 1996
Carol Hathaway: Have you seen Mark? Is he okay? Dr. Doug Ross: Put it this way, he called a staff meeting. Carol Hathaway: Mark Greene? Dr. Doug Ross: Yep. Carol Hathaway: Glasses? Receding hair line? Broken heart? Dr. Doug Ross: That's the one.