New Amsterdam arrives on Netflix. America’s oldest hospital welcomes a new medical director, maverick Max Goodwin, determined to change the status quo and save patients’ lives.
New Amsterdam is an American television series created by David Schulner and aired on NBC from September 25, 2018. It is based on the book Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital by Eric Manheimer.
Dr. Max Goodwin becomes medical director of one of the oldest public hospitals in the United States with the aim of reforming the neglected facility by disrupting its bureaucracy to provide exceptional patient care.