Picks and Pans Review: St. Elsewhere

updated 10/31/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 10/31/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

NBC (10-11 p.m. ET)

In the season premiere of this Emmy award-winning combination of Hill Street Blues and Paddy Chayefsky's The Hospital, Dr. Craig (William Daniels) is prevented from conducting his first heart-transplant operation because a government health inspector finds the hospital facilities too primitive. Mark (Flamingo Road) Harmon joins the ensemble cast as this show's version of Dr. Gonzo Gates.

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