New Amsterdam: Season 1

New Amsterdam: Season 1

New Amsterdam: Season 1

A hospital's new medical director makes it his mission to provide exceptional care to his patients by challenging the bureaucracy that holds the facility back in this medical drama series.

2018USA
Drama

Streaming (2 Providers)

EPISODE 1.1

Pilot

Dr. Max Goodwin shakes up the status quo on his first day as medical director of New Amsterdam, the oldest public hospital in the United States, while simultaneously dealing with his own personal and health... MORE issues.

EPISODE 1.2

Rituals

Max navigates his diagnosis while Dr. Sharpe encourages him to make a plan. Meanwhile, Dr. Bloom encourages Reynolds to take a chance and Dr. Kapoor and Iggy work together to help a child.

EPISODE 1.3

Every Last Minute

Reynolds begins to build his department as Dr. Sharpe battles skepticism from a patient's parents. Meanwhile, Max helps Bloom find a solution for a pregnant patient in a tough spot, all the while continuing to... MORE avoid the reality of his diagnosis.

EPISODE 1.4

Boundaries

Max creates chaos when he volunteers New Amsterdam to take over for a short-staffed neighboring hospital; Frome has a crisis of conscience about the funding for a hospital garden; an eager resident learns a secret... MORE about Bloom.

EPISODE 1.5

Cavitation

A visiting journalist picks at the hospital's flaws while shadowing Max; Bloom and Reynolds have a major disagreement after Bloom makes a call against protocol; Kapoor confronts issues from his past.

EPISODE 1.6

Anthropocene

Max faces the pressure of his first fundraising gala at the hospital; Frome struggles to break difficult news to his daughter; Bloom and Reynolds deal with the fallout of their argument; Kapoor and Sharpe work... MORE to help a sick father and son.

EPISODE 1.7

Domino Effect

With a big domino transplant procedure on the line, Max must decide if he can be present in the hospital while also dealing with his illness. Meanwhile, a bond with a patient makes Bloom consider... MORE her personal life and Iggy makes progress on a long-standing case.

EPISODE 1.8

Three Dots

A patient's treatment plan takes an unexpected turn when Max gets overly invested. Meanwhile, Reynolds celebrates his birthday with some help from the hospital and Kapoor grapples with a case that hits close to home.

EPISODE 1.9

As Long As It Takes

Max convinces Dr. Sharpe to take a risk on his course of treatment and Bloom grapples with a difficult conversation. Meanwhile, Dr. Kapoor considers helping his son in a big way after some advice from... MORE a friend.

EPISODE 1.10

Six or Seven Minutes

As Max fights for his life, New Amsterdam is in full swing with a pertinent heart surgery that is not covered by insurance and a potential nurses walk out. As the team feels Max's absence... MORE and the doctors find out that they may have to treat one of their own, Sharpe must finally come clean about Max's condition.

EPISODE 1.11

A Seat at the Table

Reynolds confronts a difficult episode from his past. Max distracts himself from chemotherapy by taking on the case of a frequent-flyer patient. Frome helps a young man suffering from severe delusions. Sharpe worries about Bloom's... MORE attempt to detox.

EPISODE 1.12

Anima Sola

Tensions are high in the hospital as Bloom is overruled on a diagnosis. Meanwhile, Iggy notices that something may be amiss with one of the hospital's most respected surgeons.

EPISODE 1.13

The Blues

Max continues to work to solve underlying problems within the hospital despite his continuing struggles with treatment. Meanwhile, Reynolds makes the choice to do a costly surgery to determine an elusive diagnosis and Bloom must... MORE face her personal demons head-on.

EPISODE 1.14

The Forsaken

Sharpe struggles when a case hits too close to home. Frome uncovers a patient's surprising past. Reynolds makes progress in his personal life after some difficult news.

EPISODE 1.15

Croaklahoma

Max bonds with the patients undergoing chemo with him, but a conversation leads him to struggle with his reality. Meanwhile, Reynolds has difficulty handling a personal matter regarding a patient's family and Iggy struggles with... MORE a realization regarding his daughter.

EPISODE 1.16

King of Swords

When a history-making blizzard hits New York, Max and his staff must work together to keep the patients safe with few resources, even if it means taking to the streets of the city and braving... MORE the storm.

EPISODE 1.17

Sanctuary

As the doctors continue to weather the storm without power, Max relies on an unlikely source to get the lights back on. Reynolds must get creative as he continues to work to save Hugh with... MORE very few resources.

EPISODE 1.18

Five Miles West

Reynolds struggles to help a young cystic fibrosis patient with curious symptoms. Kapoor finally comes face-to-face with Ella after their awkward encounter. Sharpe takes a major step in her personal life.

EPISODE 1.19

Happy Place

When a NYPD officer is hit by a car in the line of duty, the hospital is turn upside down trying to save her. Meanwhile, Kapoor and Iggy work with a patient struggling with a... MORE previous surgery.

EPISODE 1.20

Preventable

Max is forced to reckon with his diagnosis in a new way as things become more difficult for him. Meanwhile, Reynolds is forced to address what could have gone wrong in a recent surgery.

EPISODE 1.21

This is Not the End

Max goes head-to-head with hospital administration when he comes up with a new plan for patients without insurance. Iggy struggles with an accusation brought against him. Sharpe navigates her role as deputy medical director.

EPISODE 1.22

Luna

Sharpe works on a creative way to help Max and Kapoor gets surprising news. Meanwhile, Reynolds takes a big step in his relationship with Evie as one of the doctors makes a life altering decision.

New Amsterdam: Season 1 / Reviews

The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Forgot to add the believably compelling aspects of the plain ol' hospital show, which "New Amsterdam" compensates for with fleeting doses of pure sap.

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CNN

CNN

The idea of a square-jawed doctor who really, really cares feels like an awfully familiar procedure.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Nothing in medical methodology or narrative approach stood out.

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NPR

NPR

The bluntness of the instrument at issue here might surprise you.

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Variety

Variety

Weighed down by an albatross of a main character who, despite his best and oft expressed wishes, isn't helping much at all.

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Vox

Vox

Nobody is trying to reinvent the wheel, but maybe the wheel doesn't need to be reinvented.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

New Amsterdam the show, not just the hospital, needs a good, thorough shakeup.

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Decider

Decider

The acting is fine, but this feels like every other medical show, in a format that's changed little since ER started 24 years ago.

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USA Today

USA Today

This one is simply dead on arrival.

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