It already feels like Grey's Anatomy is returning to its roots, with storylines and character dynamics that remind us more of lighter, earlier seasons.
Now, Bailey is back in a position of authority as she takes on the role of chief of surgery.
Check out these photos for a sneak peek at Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2, titled "Walking Tall."
I'm the Chief! - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Bailey is in charge now, people. She makes that clear in this scene with Meredith on Grey's Anatomy.
We Still Call Him the Chief, Too - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Bailey is the newest chief (and she deserves it) but Richard Webber will always be the chief in our minds. What's going to be interesting to see now is how he mentors Bailey on her new position.
Tell Him, Bailey! - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Bailey tackles her first day as chief of surgery, and she's determined to do the best job she possibly can. The Bailey we know and love is back!
Juggling Responsibilites - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Meredith struggles as she tries to juggle all of her responsibilities, including the new anatomy class that she's teaching. (Does she call it "Grey's" Anatomy?!)
Do Not Give Me That Look - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Bailey is asserting herself in her new position, and it's bound to remind us a bit of told times. Remember when Meredith was her intern?
All Smiles - Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 2
Meredith and Bailey seem to be having a good day at the hospital, as both deal with new responsibilities.