General Hospital: Night Shift Earns Record Ratings

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The series premiere of General Hospital: Night Shift - the companion piece/spin-off/alternate reality series to General Hospital - gave SOAPnet its largest-ever audiences in both total viewers (one million) and women 18-to-49 (498,000).

The show also proved robust against its basic cable competitors, placing number-two in the aforementioned key demo.

Want another healthy sign? Night Shift improved upon SOAPnet's year-ago audience by a mere 341 percent in total viewers, as well.

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