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New Amsterdam is an American series inspired by the work “Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital”, a book by Dr. Eric Manheimer who was the medical director of the Bellevue Hospital in New York.
As well as Grey`s Anatomy y The Good Doctor, this medical drama tells what happens in a hospital, both in terms of health and the lives of its employees, and the political and social news of USA.
Max Goodwin (Ryan Eggold) is the new Medical Director of the ”New Amsterdam Hospital”, the oldest and largest public hospital in the country. From his arrival, he will make radical decisions in order to improve patient care, without forgetting financial limitations, and above all dealing with himself as one of them since he has Cancer (although it hides it in the first instance).
They complete the cast Freema Agyeman as Helen Sharpe, Janet Montgomery Como Lauren Bloom, Jocko Sims como Floyd Reynolds, Anupam Kher as Vijay Kapoor and Tyler Labine como Ignatius “Iggy” Froome.
The first two seasons of the series are available at Netflix.