Dr. Martin Blake (Orlando Bloom) is an ambitious young medic eager to impress his colleagues and superiors. When 18 year old Diane (Riley Keough) is admitted to the hospital with a kidney infection Martin gets a boost of self-confidence when he is able to diagnose her quickly. However, whilst treating her condition, his interest in Diane soon becomes romantic. As she starts to recover and is about to be discharged he quickly loses sight of his medical ethics to keep her in the hospital. When a young orderly finds out what's going on and tries to use it to his advantage, Martin finds that he is no longer just fighting for respect, but for his reputation and his career.