October 23, 2014 | Updated at 05:23 PM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

'Grey's Anatomy' Season 9 Spoilers: Transgender Patient Story Line & More [PROMO VIDEOS]

Episode 14 of Grey's Anatomy, titled The Face of Change, airs Thursday and the doctors of Seattle Grace-Mercy West will face budget cuts following the lawsuit settlement from the plane crash along with a competition between two doctors over who will be the new face of the hospital.

By Shiryn Ghermezian, EnStars on Feb 06, 2013 01:42 PM EST
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
  • "Grey's Anatomy" characters Meredith and Derek
  • (Photo : Twitter/Grey's Anatomy)

Episode 14 of Grey's Anatomy, titled The Face of Change, airs Thursday and the doctors of Seattle Grace-Mercy West will face budget cuts following the lawsuit settlement from the plane crash along with a competition between doctors over who will be the new face of the hospital.

Jackson Avery and Alex Karev will also work with a transgender teen couple admitted in the hospital. In a sneak peak clip from the episode, April Kepner called Avery with an emergency request: though the emergency wing of the hospital faces closing down, she said she needs to bring a child who was involved in a hit-and-run to Seattle Grace-Mercy West or he will die. Dr. Alana Cahill and Chief Owen said no - with Cahill saying Kepner has to take the critical patient to a hospital an hour away that is open to trauma cases - but Jackson and Kepner refuse to let the child die. See below.

 


Kepner is also shown getting a ride in the ambulance truck with paramedic Matthew, who made a pass at the doctor in a previous episode. The Seattle Grace staff - including Karev, Cristina Yang and Meredith Grey- care for the patient after secretly admitting him into the hospital, uniting everyone against Cahill.

In another promotional video for Thursday's episode, shown below, Avery is seen making out with his intern in Karev's home. To tune out the noise of the sex, Karev and his intern Jo make animal noises. 

Photos released by NBC reveal details about the transgender couple Avery and Karev operate on, a story line never before highlighted on the show. The network also revealed in its description of episode 13 that "the hospital implements new policies which test the patience of the staff" and "several of the doctors fight to become the new face of Seattle Grace."

Watch the next new episode of Grey's Anatomy on Thursday, Feb. 7, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. 


© 2014 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

Tagged :  
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Eric will make his decision between Rick and Ridge on the October 23, 2014 episode of 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

Eric's Decision Is Met With Major Disapproval On 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

The day has finally come for Eric (John McCook) to make his announcement about the future of Forrester Creations-but things may not go quite as expected on The Bold and the Beautiful.

Cynthia Bailey

Cynthia Bailey Claps Back After Phaedra Parks Calls Her A 'Lapdog'

After throwing subliminal shots on Instagram, Cynthia Bailey has spoken out about Phaedra Parks' recent interview with Ellen in which she called Bailey a "lap dog."

Tamar Braxton and her husband Vince Herbert

Tamar Braxton & Vince Herbert Talk Marriage While Facing Breakup Rumors

Now that the fourth season of WeTV’s Braxton Family Values has come to an end, the spotlight is on its spinoff Tamar & Vince as Tamar Braxton attempts to shut down rumors that she and her husband Vincent Herbert are heading for a split.

Tracy will be driven to desperate measures to save Luke on the October 23, 2014 episode of 'General Hospital'

Tracy Tries To Get Luke Back Safely On 'General Hospital'

The reveal that Jerry Jacks (Sebastian Roche) is holding Luke (Anthony Geary) captive has shaken many people in Port Charles-and now the race is on to find out just what is going on with the situation on General Hospital.

The cast of 'Party Down South 2'

So Who Exactly Is Going To Be On 'Party Down South 2?' Learn Identities Of Two Cast Members HERE!

Fans may be absolutely in love with their original Party Down South cast, but they may need to find new room in their hearts for the newbies who will be on Party Down South 2.

Longmire

'Longmire' Cancellation Takes A Toll On Cast

As A&E's axed 'Longmire' continues the long search for a new network, cast and crew have stopped to remind fans that the series' message of camaraderie is just as much alive off-screen as it is on.

Mattie Breaux of 'Party Down South'

'Party Down South' Star Mattie Breaux Injured In A Four-Wheeling Accident--Find Out How She's Doing!

Her drunken alter ego has gotten her into some trouble before on Party Down South, but this time Mattie Breaux is being forced to deal with something that can't be blamed on Martha.

Katey Sagal

Listen To Katey Sagal's Haunting Cover Of 'Greensleeves' Before New 'Sons of Anarchy' Episode

Katey Sagal, who plays Gemma on FX's Sons of Anarchy, is covering another classic song on Tuesday night's episode of the series and it is now available to listen to before the episode.

Longmire

'Longmire' Writer Reccomends New Strategy For Series

Fans of 'Longmire' began to organize "Twitter Stampedes" to promote the series following A&E's decision to cancel the crime drama and continue to do so as producers search to find the program a new network.

Longmire

A&E Star Writes Introduction For 'Longmire' Book

Those involved with A&E's 'Longmire' were close before the series was cancelled, but it looks like the struggle has only strengthened the bonds of friendship.

Longmire

Lou Diamond Phillips Hints At 'Longmire' Salvation

Fans were outraged when A&E elected to cancel the crime drama 'Longmire' after three seasons as they network's highest-rated scripted series.

John Carroll Lynch

'American Horror Story': Twisty The Clown VERY Bitter About Freak Show Being In Town

John Carroll Lynch plays Twisty the Clown, one of the most terrifying characters on television on 'American Horror Story: Freak Show,' and the actor recently discussed some of the character's motivations.

Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright of 'Party Down South'

'Party Down South' Fans Petitioning To Get Lil' Bit Back On TV?

She chose to leave Party Down South after citing safety concerns, but it doesn't mean that Taylor 'Lil'Bit' Wright's fans are ready to let go of seeing her on their television screens.

Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright of 'Party Down South'

'Party Down South' Star Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright Is PREGNANT!

Fans initially questioned her plans to leave Party Down South after the show's second season, but it appears everything has worked out for the best for Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright-who has officially announced that she is pregnant and expecting a baby with her new boyfriend.

Omarion & Apryl Jones

'LHHH' Star Omarion Speaks On 'Untrue' Rumors He & Apryl Jones Split

VH1's Love & Hip Hop Hollywood star Omarion has spoken out about rumors that he and Apryl Jones have called it quits after speculation that her ex-boyfriend fathered the couple's baby boy.

Latest News

Bates confronts Matt about continually cheating on his wife on the Oct. 23, 2014 episode of 'Breaking Amish'

Bates Confronts Matt About His Cheating On 'Breaking Amish'

Matt vowed to try and work things out with his wife after she came to New York to confront him about sleeping with Miriam, but he may just be up to the same old devious behaviors on Breaking Amish.

Once Upon a Time

"Once Upon a Time's" Kristoff Could Be An 'Ice Master' In Storybooke, Scott Michael Foster Speculates

Scott Michael Foster joined ABC's 'Once Upon a Time' this year as the lovable Frozen character Kristoff and while he does have a significant storyline, it is mostly in support of Elsa (Georgina Haig) and Anna (Elizabeth Lail).

Drita D'avanzo and Big Ang

Big Ang Promotes Wine As Drita D’avanzo Gets Ready For 'Mob Wives'

Before 'Mob Wives' comes back in December to VH1, fans can get their chance to meet one of the reality stars.

The Walking Dead

Why 'Nobody Can Be Trusted' On 'The Walking Dead' According to Actor Michael Cudlitz

While Gareth (Andrew West) chewing Bob's (Lawrence Gilliard Jr.) leg was a huge part of last Sunday's The Walking Dead, another big storyline was Sgt. Abraham Ford (Michael Cudlitz) trying to get the group to travel to Washington D.C.

'Beauty and the Beast'

Tess To Wear Her Hair In A Retro Beehive For Season 3 Of 'Beauty and the Beast'?

A recent tweet from Austin Basis, who plays J.T. on 'Beauty and the Beast,' hints at Tess (Nina Lissandro) getting a new look for season 3 of The CW series.

The cast of 'Party Down South 2'

So Who Exactly Is Going To Be On 'Party Down South 2?' Learn Identities Of Two Cast Members HERE!

Fans may be absolutely in love with their original Party Down South cast, but they may need to find new room in their hearts for the newbies who will be on Party Down South 2.

RuPaul's Drag Race

Find Out Which Star From 'Friends' Is Considering Becoming A Guest Judge On 'RuPaul's Drag Race'

There's a possibility that one of the former stars of the hit TV show 'Friends' might make her way to the judge's table in the next season of 'RuPaul's Drag Race.'

Chris Soules

Chris Soules Reportedly Traveling Home To Iowa For 'The Bachelor'

Reports are heating up that Chris Soules will be in Iowa this week to tape 'The Bachelor.'

Justin Hartley

Find Out Why Adam Newman Returns To 'Young And The Restless'

Adam Newman will soon reappear in Genoa City and Justin Hartley revealed a little about the character's return.

Kyle Richards and Lisa Vanderpump

Why Kyle Richards & Lisa Vanderpump Are ‘In A Good Place’ On 'Real Housewives'

There have been rumors going around that new 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' cast members Lisa Rinna and Eileen Davidson had a brutal fight at Kyle Richards' house, but Richards isn't exactly saying that's true.

Featured Videos

From Our Partners

Teen Mom 2

'Teen Mom 2' Season Six: Chelsea Houska's Dad Confirms Five Percent Of Rumors [VIDEO]

Randy Houska tweeted about Teen Mom 2 season six on Wednesday.

Assassin's Creed Unity

Assassin's Creed Unity Details: New Trailer Reveals Cafe Theatre As Arno's Base, Outfits For All Four Previous Assassins Confirmed

The newest trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity introduces fans to the fine details of the city of Paris, including Arno's newly revealed base of operations, the Café Theatre.

Dragon Ball Xenoverse

Dragon Ball Xenoverse European Preorder Bonuses Include Super Saiyan 4 Vegeta Playable Character, Special Trunks Edition Also Announced

A new form of Vegeta and two player outfits were announced today as preorder bonuses for Dragon Ball Xenoverse in Europe. Also announced was the Trunks' Travel Edition of the game, which comes with a 25 cm figurine of the half-Saiyan himself.

John Tavares, David Krejci

ISLANDERS vs BRUINS Watch Live Stream Online & Listen: NHL Live Coverage from BOSTON

Tonight at 7 p.m. ET, the New York Islanders (4-2-0, eight points) and Boston Bruins (4-4-0, eight points) face-off live from the TD Garden in Boston for the first of three meetings this season. The game can be live streamed here. New York fans can hear all of the action on WRHU 88.7 while Boston fans can do the same on WBZ 1030.

Reggie Wayne

Indianapolis Colts Rumors: Reggie Wayne 'Day-to-Day' With Elbow Injury; Will Colts Rest Veteran Receiver? [VIDEO]

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne missed practice again Wednesday with an elbow injury and his status for the team's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers is in doubt.

Leah Calvert

Leah Calvert News: 'Teen Mom 2' Star May Sue Over Claims Of Drug Abuse [VIDEO]

Leah Calvert may be considering a lawsuit following claims of her alleged drug use.

Mo'ne Davis

Mo'ne Davis Commercial: Little League Phenom Stars in Ad, Documentary Directed by Spike Lee for Chevrolet [VIDEO]

Mo'ne Davis took the sports world by storm over the summer when she became the first female pitcher to win a game and to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series

Joe and Teresa Giudice

Teresa Giudice Divorce: 'RHONJ' Star And Husband Are 'Icy' Post-Sentencing [VIDEO]

Teresa and Joe Giudice's marriage is reportedly on the rocks.

Warframe

Warframe Update 15 Releases Tomorrow On PC; New Archwing Tech Lets Players Battle In The Void Of Space

The 15th update for Warframe hits PC servers tomorrow and brings along a new technology that lets players do battle in the vacuum of space.

Real Time Analytics