Warning! Spoilers ahead for Episode 6 Chicago MedSeason 8 called “Mama Said There Would Be Days Like This.”
Season 8 Chicago MedIt was time to say goodbye. Dr. Dylan Scott, after the resolution to the fiery cliffhanger left him feeling like he couldn’t stay. Then, news broke that Brian TeeThe departure will be as Dr. Ethan ChoiThe year was over. Now it seems that MedOne of his characters is about to be ejected Dr. Vanessa Taylor.
Fortunately, Chicago Med isn’t setting up her goodbye with Vanessa To get drugs, you must break the lawShe was able to provide care for her patients again. However, her decision to cross the line in Season 8 is part what inspired her to make a major career change. One patient named Samir came into the hospital with a mystery ailment, and she was thrilled to meet him because of his work fighting polio in places where it hadn’t yet been eradicated.
Samir was quickly impressed by her, as well as her ability to diagnose him with scurvy. She is a skilled doctor, which she also admitted to earlier in her career. In the episodeHe had an idea for her. She should join the mission to help the Philippines’ most in need people.
Vanessa accepted his offer and agreed to be his wife. Maggie’s dismay. Her bio mom pointed out some practical problems with the idea, including that Vanessa wouldn’t be able to complete her residency, but the young doctor had an answer for every objection, and her explanation for why she wanted to make this huge move made enough sense that even Maggie couldn’t argue other than suggesting that she take some time to think about it, but she wants to take the leap. Vanessa said:
Although it hasn’t been confirmed yet, Chicago Med certainly set Vanessa up to bow out of Season 8, and she doesn’t appear in PromoSubscribe to the next episode. Asjha CooperA part of the medical drama Since Season 6’s debutHe seemed well-placed to remain on board for the long term. That said, this wouldn’t be the first time that MedWith little fanfare, we said goodbye to an important character mid-season. It happened. With Kristen HagerAs Dr. Stevie HammerCould it have happened again?
It means that Season 8 will see major changes. The relationship with Vanessa has been Maggie’s major storyline for a while now, and Marlyne Barrett isn’t going anywhereSo. MedEthan may be in need of a change of direction. Ethan will be leaving the company before the end the year. MedIn the second half, there could be two fewer doctors.
Learn how Chicago Med addresses Vanessa’s decision with new episodes on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. If you want to revisit some of Vanessa’s highlights over the years, you can do so streaming with a Peacock Premium subscription.