Jennifer Hernandez is a medical student at UCLA. Whose world is shattered when she hears a news report about first world citizens travelling to third world countries for surgery. She hears her beloved grandmother's name mentioned and her heart nearly stops; Maria Suarez - Hernandez has died a day after undergoing a hip replacement in New Delhi. Maria raised Jennifer and her brothers from infancy and their bond was unshakable. Travelling to India had been the only option for yhe hard working yet uninsured women. Desperate foranswers, Jennifer heads to India, where relations with local officials go from sympathetic to sour as the presses for information.