TV Seasons The Best Seasons of Nurse Jackie  

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It's such a great series, so let's rank every season of Nurse Jackie from best to worst. If you stuck beside Nurse Jackie through all 7 seasons of the Showtime drama, then get ready for the chance to vote on which seasons were your favorites. If you're unfamiliar with the show and need a quick rundown, Nurse Jackie is the tale of a pill-popping nurse played by Edie Falco whose life and career begin to unravel due to her addiction to prescription medication. Throughout all the seasons of Nurse Jackie, she struggles to hold everything together as she deals with everything from rehab to divorce to trying to keep her job. 

As you can imagine, things get pretty interesting throughout each season of the show. For longtime fans, you can vote for your favorite seasons of Nurse Jackie below to ultimately rank each from best to worst. If you're new to the show, you'll find brief plot summaries to help you get an idea of each season to see what you're in for. Once you're caught up, be sure to check back in and cast a vote for the seasons you liked most, and even vote down any you didn't.

Nurse Jackie Season 7 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seasons of Nurse Jackie
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Nurse Jackie Season 7

Season 7 premiered April 12, 2015 and includes 12 episodes. In the series final season, All Saints is being sold to developers who plan to close it's doors. Jackie struggles to retain her job until the closure, though she must undergo drug tests and is no longer allowed to touch patients or medication.

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Clean," "Jackie and the Wolf," and "Say a Little Prayer." 

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Jackie suffers through detox yet again after being arrested. 

- Jackie must now consent to drug tests preformed by Zoey, who used to idolize her. 

- After being offered a job at another hospital, Jackie makes a disastrous mistake on the last day of her job at All Saint's. 

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Nurse Jackie Season 6 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seasons of Nurse Jackie
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Nurse Jackie Season 6

Season 6 premiered April 13, 2014 and includes 12 episodes. Jackie covers up the fact that she is using again by going to NA meetings and getting a sponsor. Meanwhile, her daughter Grace begins to experiment with drugs and gets arrested for stealing.

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Sidecars and Spermicide," "Sisterhood," and "Flight." 

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Jackie begins regularly going to the gym where she gets pills from the towel girl. 

- Jackie begins to isolate and push away the people in her life as her using intensifies. 

- When Akalitus orders Jackie to take a drug test, she attempts to flee New York but things don't go exactly as planned. 

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Nurse Jackie Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seasons of Nurse Jackie
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Nurse Jackie Season 4

Season 4 premiered April 8, 2012 and includes 10 episodes. During the course of the season, All Saints is taken over by a corporation, while Jackie finally consents to go to rehab and endures the horrors of detox. 

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Day of the Inguana," "Are Those Feathers?," and "Handle Your Scandal." 

Memorable moments from this season include:

- Jackie forms an unlikely friendship with a 17-year-old addict named Charlie in rehab. 

- After her recent divorce with Kevin, Jackie struggles to adapt to sober, single life. 

- Kevin attempts to gain full custody of he and Jackie's children. 

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Nurse Jackie Season 5 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seasons of Nurse Jackie
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Nurse Jackie Season 5

Season 5 premiered April 14, 2013 and includes 10 episodes. Throughout the season Jackie continues to battle Kevin over custody for their daughters and starts dating a cop named Frank. 

Some of this season's most popular episodes include "Teachable Moments," "Heart," and "Soul." 

Memorable moments from this season include:

- A new doctor at the hospital writes Jackie a prescription for Oxy, unaware of her history of addiction. 

- Jackie rear-ends Kevin and finds herself a patient in her own E.R.

- Jackie relapses on her 1 year sobriety anniversory. 

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