Katie’s decision to call in the Long Island Medium scared up more viewers than usual for the talk show. According to Broadcast & Cable, a visit fromTheresa Caputo channeled Katie’s best single-day rating to date on October 8. It climbed 35 percent over the previous week.
Katie was up for the week as well, adding 12% to a 1.9 in the week ended Oct. 14. That's the show's best performance since debuting at a 2.0 in the week ended Sept. 16. Among daytime's key demographic of women 25-54, Katie improved 10% to a 1.1.