Carol's dear friend Phyllis is admitted to the hospital, and Carol jealously witnesses what retirement would have looked like for her. Also, Daniel takes credit for Caleb's excellent diagnosis and is bothered when Caleb doesn't seem to mind.
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 1 Episode 8 of Carol's Second Act was watched by 4,870,000 viewers, resulting in a 0.60 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
At age 50, Carol Kenney has raised her children, gotten divorced and retired from teaching. Instead of kicking up her heels and taking a well-earned break, she decides it's time to start over, committing to the pursuit of her dream of becoming a doctor. As the oldest medical intern - by a lot - she must sink or swim with peers who are half her age. Luckily for her, her enthusiasm, perspective and even her age may be exactly what makes her second act a great success.
Carol's Second Act - Sick and Retired Synopsis and Schedule