This episode is needed for the background that is given. First about Jordan and who she was back then compared to who she is now. Secondly, on Jordan and Garrett's meeting and therefore their relationship. There is a tender scene at the end, where she gives Garrett the stethascope she has left him in her will. Jordan is drawn to the way Garrett performs his job, which is the total oppisite of her current boss, Dr. Elliot McCafferty, played by Zeljko Ivanek, in a great guest staring role as a swarmy doctor who puts himself higher than patients, the hospital, even the medical profession.