NBC has given a renewal notice to "St. Elsewhere," the Emmy-winning hospital drama that has been a Wednesday night entry since the 1982-83 season. The program has received 11 Emmy Awards, a George Foster Peabody Award and a Humanitas Award.
Ed Flanders and William Daniels head the large cast of the program that is set in an aging hospital in Boston.
The series has been on hiatus but returns with first-run episodes Wednesday at 10 p.m.