Mrs. Gloria Akalitus is a hospital administrator and Jackie's boss. She brings some comic relief to the series, as she tries hard to be in charge and gain respect.
But she often ends up doing silly things such as locking herself inside an elevator.
Gloria: I'm not a prude! I was at Woodstock for Christ's sake.
Jackie: No you weren't.
I like to hide my humanity. Or at least keep it to a minimum.Akalitus