Beggars Can't Be Choosers was the seventh episode of Series 6 and the 72nd episode of Casualty overall.
A man suffering from severe kidney pain is refused a bed by the medical registrar, much to Beth's annoyance. He is later rushed back in with septicaemia. A teenage drug addict, Chris is brought in after overdosing on Temazepam. His supplier turns out to be his Aunt Grace, who believed the tablets were harmless. Julian warns Chris's parents at the risk of hepatitis and AIDS and the father attacks the aunt. Beth hears the negligence suit is being dropped. Relieved, she breaks down and Charlie cuddles her. Kelly upsets Duffy yet again by being late for her shift. Julian is in a happy mood, he has got the consultancy job.