The BEST episodes of Code Black season 2

Every episode of Code Black season 2, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Code Black season 2!

In the new medical drama Code Black, Angels Memorial Hospital is the busiest ER in the nation. A "code black" occurs when there are more patients than resources, and you’re either praying for a miracle or performing one.

Last Updated: 3/31/2024Network: CBSStatus: Ended
Fallen Angels
950 votes

#1 - Fallen Angels

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/8/2017

The doctors work with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention to find an antidote to the deadly viral outbreak at Angels Memorial. Also, Leanne makes a life-changing decision, and Jesse welcomes a new batch of residents.

Directors: Michael Seitzman
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Unfinished Business
898 votes

#2 - Unfinished Business

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/11/2017

Guthrie becomes the hospital's new chaplain and considers undergoing a risky surgery to treat his Parkinson's. Meanwhile, the doctors treat patients involved in an apartment fire.

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The Devil's Workshop
945 votes

#3 - The Devil's Workshop

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/1/2017

The ER is quarantined when a viral outbreak jeopardizes the lives of the doctors and patients at Angels Memorial. Also, Ariel, the young girl Leanne bonded with a year ago when she lost her father, returns to Angels.

Directors: David Von Ancken
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Demons and Angels
991 votes

#4 - Demons and Angels

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/26/2016

On Halloween night, Willis, Noa and Elliott rush to the scene of a fire at a haunted theater, where Dr. Nolan and her boyfriend’s son are trapped,

Directors: Luis Prieto
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Life and Limb
981 votes

#5 - Life and Limb

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/5/2016

Willis must help a promising soccer player make a life-altering decision after he's seriously injured, and another patient's hesitation to share that she's transgender makes it difficult for the doctors to diagnose her severe abdominal pain.

Directors: Lee Rose
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Sleight of Hand
914 votes

#6 - Sleight of Hand

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/30/2016

Willis, Leanne and Jesse risk their lives to operate on an injured officer who has an explosive bullet lodged in her leg. Meanwhile, Mario, Noah and Guthrie treat a magician who comes to the hospital with breathing difficulties.

Directors: Rob Greenlea
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Corporeal Form
944 votes

#7 - Corporeal Form

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/12/2016

Willis defies Campbell’s orders when he helps Mario and Heather perform a radical procedure on a maintenance worker stuck under a boiler that exploded. Also, Angus’ father, Dr. Desmond Leighton, tries to seize Power of Attorney over Mike, who is still in a coma, even though Mike granted that right to his brother, Angus.

Directors: David Von Ancken
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944 votes

#8 - Exodus

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/21/2016

A code black at Angels Memorial takes a turn for the worse when a city- wide blackout leaves the hospital without power or back-up generators. As Campbell and Leanne divert high-risk patients to a nearby care center, Elliot and Heather are trapped in an elevator with a woman in labor, and Willis and Dr. Nolan try to help a 92-year-old woman who thinks it’s 1942.

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Ave Maria
913 votes

#9 - Ave Maria

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/7/2016

A 13-year-old girl arrives at Angels Memorial following a seizure caused by spina bifida and the doctors are shocked to learn she is Campbell's daughter. Meanwhile, a workaholic deaf patient and her translator are treated after their car rolls into the Los Angeles River.

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Hero Complex
965 votes

#10 - Hero Complex

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/9/2016

Malaya must inform a college student who regains consciousness at Angels Memorial that she's the victim of a rape. Meanwhile, Willis and Campbell butt heads over a terminally ill woman who wants to end her life on her own terms; and a comedian is treated after he collapses on stage during a performance.

Directors: David Von Ancken
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Second Year
976 votes

#11 - Second Year

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/28/2016

The new residents are introduced to the ER. A new doctor from the army who knows many advanced procedures is flown to a shark attack on the beach with Mike Leighton and Leighton falls 20 feet from the helicopter. Dr. Guthrie Jr. is promoted to the director of the ER in addition to the OR.

Directors: Loni Peristere
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967 votes

#12 - Landslide

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/2/2016

The Angels Memorial doctors treat victims caught in a landslide, and a group of children come in from a camping trip with measles putting the entire ER at risk.

Directors: David McWhirter
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One in a Million
944 votes

#13 - One in a Million

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/4/2017

Leanne defies Campbell's order and uses the hospital helicopter to reunite a family for the last time. Meanwhile, Willis and Loa use a cell phone app to communicate with an autistic young girl.

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What Lies Beneath
929 votes

#14 - What Lies Beneath

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/16/2016

Willis and Campbell are sent to a Russian submarine in U.S. waters to treat a sailor badly wounded during an explosion, and violent convicts injured during a prison riot descend upon Angels Memorial.

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887 votes

#15 - Vertigo

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 1/25/2017

After pulling a double shift, Mario risks his own life when he follows Willis to a construction site where two brothers are trapped on a crane 300 feet above the ground. Also, Leanne treats the wife of an orthopedist from Angels Memorial who is brought into the ER with mysterious injuries.

Directors: Carol Banker
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1.0 Bodies
907 votes

#16 - 1.0 Bodies

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/23/2016

The doctors treat cult members who unwillingly survived a mass suicide attempt, and Mario decides to connect with his late father’s girlfriend.

Directors: P.J. Pesce
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