6x18 Suicide is Painless
First Aired: May. 27, 2010 on ABC
Summary: When Teddy's patient seeks to end treatment and her life, she turns to Hunt for help. The situation triggers Hunt's memories of his life at war and his past relationship with Teddy. Meanwhile, Callie and Arizona have a difference in opinion on what their future holds, and Richard tries to…
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- Goof (factual errors): Although Washington state is one of three states allowing physician assisted suicide the situation is false. First, the second patient request has to be in writing not given orally as shown. Second, there must be two witnesses as they say; however, one of the witnesses must not be related to the patient OR be employed by a health care facility. So asking Dr. Hunt to be a witness would not be factual.
- Title derives from the Johnny Mandel song featured in MASH.