Frustrated after being kicked out of his home, Rhys maintains that despite the consequences, he was right to give his patient a voice. Realising she judged him too harshly, sympathetic Vanessa offers Rhys a place to stay. Impressed by Rhys's passionate convictions, Vanessa struggles to resist taking their romance to the next level.
Meanwhile, distressed about Jade's potential manslaughter charges, Callum refuses to visit Troy despite his critical condition. After being encouraged otherwise by both Sophie and Lucas, Callum heads to the hospital but can't go inside. Adamant that he wants nothing to do with Troy, Callum insists he doesn't want to see him, even if he pulls through.
Elsewhere, concerned for her friend, Sophie struggles to help Callum through his ordeal. When Paul assures her that she's not meant to know how to handle such a complex situation, Sophie resolves to just be a friend to Callum and is buoyed when it's exactly what he needs.