A school bus crashing in the everglades brings two patients into MT1. Lori, the teacher, was thrown from the bus into the water. Dr. C treats her but has a difficult time isolating what is causing her bizarre and unrelated symptoms. Ben, a 15-year-old art student, has been decapitated internally -- his spine is disconnected from his skull. Zambrano brings in a top Neurosurgeon who, not so coincidentally chairs the grant committee Zambrano has applied for.