Well, yes, but usually your boss tells you you're being let go and then you have the HR meeting. No one just has an HR person appear with a pink slip. Conrad (Chief Resident) actaully wouldn;t have been the person to do it, even in RedRockWorld - Kim pointed out that the actual OB/GYN dept bosses were out of town on a conference or something and therefore it was getting dumped on Conrad to inform the residents.
(Okay, I don't know what all the "ranks" are in a hospital, but are they not also letting go of full-fledged "doctors"? Like, I get that the residents are doubly boned because the