Season 5 of Chicago Med will premiere September 25, 2019.
- Brian Tee as Dr. Ethan Choi
- Colin Donnell as Dr. Connor Rhodes (Episode 1)
- Marlyne Barrett as Maggie Lockwood
- Nick Gehlfuss as Dr. Will Halstead
- Norma Kuhling as Dr. Ava Bekker (Episode 1)
- Oliver Platt as Dr. Daniel Charles
- S. Epatha Merkerson as Sharon Goodwin
- Torrey DeVitto as Dr. Natalie Manning
- Yaya DaCosta as Nurse April Sexton
- Dominic Rains as Dr. Crockett Marcel
- Molly Bernard as Elsa Curry
- Roland Buck III as Noah Sexton
- Casey Tutton as Monique Lawson
- Lorena Diaz as Nurse Doris
- Marc Grapey as Peter Kalmick
- Ian Harding as Phillip Davis
|Never Going Back to Normal||Diane Frolov & Andrew Schneider||Michael Pressman||September 25, 2019||#5x01|
|Will and Natalie battle for their lives after a car accident; an investigation is launched following the suspicious death of Cornelius Rhodes; Maggie receives life-changing news; Dr. Charles cuts his honeymoon short to tend to a patient.
|We're Lost in the Dark||Jeff Drayer||Alex Chapple||October 02, 2019||#5x02|
|A power outage at Med puts multiple patients at risk and tests the skills of the staff and their enthusiastic med students; Natalie returns following her traumatic brain injury; Ethan and April wonder if a family is in their future.
|In the Valley of the Shadows||Stephen Hootstein||Charles S. Carroll||October 09, 2019||#5x03|
|April and Dr. Marcel get off to a rocky start when tending to a patient who had performed her own child’s birth. Dr. Choi deals with a patient who has terminal cancer trying to deliberately end his own life. Dr. Manning deals with a patient with second degree burns. Maggie trains a new nurse. Also, after falling and fracturing her wrist at home, Dr. Charles' wife Caroline wants surgery to repair it.
|Infection: Part II|| story: Dick Wolf & Derek Haas |
teleplay: Diane Frolov & Andrew Schneider
|Michael Pressman||October 16, 2019||#5x04|
|An entire apartment complex is forced into quarantine when cases of the deadly flesh eating bacteria turn into an epidemic.The P.D. Intelligence Unit chases a lead that could point to a case of bioterrorism and Will gets dangerously close to the suspect.
|Got a Friend in Me||Eli Talbert||John Polson||October 23, 2019||#5x05|
|Dr. Choi and Dr. Marcel don't see eye-to-eye over the treatment of a patient's chronic pain and rumors start to circulate about Maggie. Dr. Manning works to help a young boy, but her treatment suggestions are challenged by the parents who believe in only using holistic remedies.
|It's All in the Family||Safura Fadavi & Meridith Friedman||Nicole Rubio||October 30, 2019||#5x06|
|Dr. Manning's actions with a recent patient lead to serious repercussions. April and Noah disagree over a patient who is injured after a beating. Dr. Charles is visited by a childhood friend with a surprising revelation.
|Who Knows What Tomorrow Brings||Daniel Sinclair & Paul R. Puri||Jerry Levine||November 06, 2019||#5x07|
|Dr. Charles and Dr. Halstead sink their teeth into a bloodthirsty case. Dr. Marcel and Maggie throw a traditional crawfish boil for the staff. A new relationship blossoms while another is left on rocky ground.
|Too Close to the Sun||Joseph Sousa & Danny Weiss||Michael Berry||November 13, 2019||#5x08|
|Maggie gets unsettling news about a new friend and breaks protocol to support him. One of the doctors from the Med family is rushed into emergency surgery after a violent assault. A social media influencer lets his users vote on medical advice, forcing Dr. Charles to make a decision.
|I Can’t Imagine the Future||Diane Frolov & Andrew Schneider||Charles S. Carroll||November 20, 2019||#5x09|
|April receives unfortunate news that makes her question her future with Ethan. Dr. Charles and Maggie see tough times on the horizon. Natalie's memory from the accident starts to return.
|Guess it Doesn't Matter Anymore||Stephen Hootstein & Gabriel||Mykelti Williamson||January 08, 2020||#5x10|
|Dr. Halstead's world is thrown into turmoil when a former patient resurfaces. April has a secret she considers confessing to Ethan. Dr. Charles tries to maintain his focus during a difficult time.
|The Ground Shifts Beneath Us||Safura Fadavi & Meridith Friedman||Martha Mitchell||January 15, 2020||#5x11|
|After a major accident at O'Hare, the E.D. is concerned one of their own is in mortal danger. Will's proposal for a safe injection site goes to the board for consideration. Natalie and Goodwin become concerned for Gwen.
|Leave the Choice to Solomon||Jeff Drayer||Milena Govich||January 22, 2020||#5x12|
|The team deals with the aftermath of a school bus crash. Dr. Charles worries Dr. Halstead is putting his medical license in jeopardy. Maggie helps a friend in need.
|Pain is For the Living||Eli Talbert||Vincent Misiano||February 05, 2020||#5x13|
|Two brothers in critical condition are rushed into the hospital by their parents, leaving Dr. Choi, April and Dr. Charles to tend to their care and left to piece together what actually transpired. Dr. Manning becomes suspicious of a new mother entering the E.D. Dr. Halstead's tireless activities at the safe injection site start to take a toll on his work.
|It May Not Be Forever||Daniel Sinclair & Paul R. Puri||Elodie Keene||February 12, 2020||#5x14|
|Dr. Manning and Dr. Marcel disagree over an abusive husband. Dr. Halstead struggles with ethics and his decision to work at the safe injection site. Dr. Charles and Elsa reveal a misdiagnosis that may change a family's life.
|I Will Do No Harm||Joseph Sousa & Danny Weiss||Vanessa Parise||February 26, 2020||#5x15|
|Dr. Charles and Dr. Manning treat a patient who is fully invested in pretending to be someone other than himself. Noah begins to doubt his abilities as a doctor. Dr. Marcel and Dr. Choi are faced with a tough ethical decision. Dr. Halstead puts his faith in an addict.
|Who Should Be the Judge||Safura Fadavi||Alex Chapple||March 04, 2020||#5x16|
|A convicted murderer's escape hits close to home when several members of the team find themselves in danger. Dr. Charles and Dr. Halstead continue to clash over patient treatment plans. Dr. Choi and April discover the truth about a patient's scam. Maggie finally receives some good news.
|The Ghosts of the Past||Diane Frolov & Andrew Schneider||Michael Waxman||March 18, 2020||#5x17|
|Marking the series milestone 100th episode, Dr. Manning and Dr. Charles assist in a complicated case helping a 4-year old who they quickly learn is no stranger to the ED. Dr. Marcel and Dr. Choi tend to a police officer with a mysterious gunshot wound to the abdomen. Relationships are put to the test as secrets are revealed.
|In the Name of Love||Meridith Friedman||S.J. Main Muñoz||March 25, 2020||#5x18|
|Dr. Charles and Goodwin fear Dr. Halstead is repeating his past mistakes when a patient with early-onset Alzheimer's is brought into the E.D. Maggie and Ben become concerned when one of Ben's students is admitted. Dr. Manning and Dr. Marcel treat a terminally ill patient and disagree over the best course of action.
|Just a River in Egypt||Jeff Drayer||Jean de Segonzac||April 08, 2020||#5x19|
|Dr. Charles evaluates a 15-year old who is brought into the E.D. after an apparent fall off an overpass. Will sides with Dr. Asher on a risky treatment plan. Tensions run high between Dr. Choi and Dr. Marcel.
|A Needle in the Heart||Stephen Hootstein & Daniel Sinclair||Milena Govich||April 15, 2020||#5x20|
|Dr. Crockett is visited by two New Orleans detectives who have questions about his past. Dr. Choi puts his life in danger to save a child. Dr. Charles gives fatherly advice to his young daughter.
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