kkt wrote at 2013-06-19 04:46:43
Most likely, Houlihan is senior to Burns and Winchester.  This is going beyond what they actually said in any episode, but it's likely because nursing school takes less time than medical school.  If they were all commissioned right after school, she would have been first.  Also, the doctors would have been commissioned as Captains, so Burns and Winchester were only promoted once.  Houlihan would have been commissioned as a 2nd Lt., so she would have needed to earn three promotions by seniority.  


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