- Gillian ‘Jill’ Dempsey died at Box Hill Hospital on Sunday after catching Covid-19
- The mother-of-three was an emergency nurse at Melbourne’s Angliss Hospital
- The nursing union said she is believed to have contracted the virus at work
- WorkSafe will launch an investigation into how Ms Dempsey caught the illness
Published: 21:23 AEDT, 30 November 2021 | Updated: 07:59 AEDT, 1 December 2021
A Victorian emergency nurse has died after catching Covid as an investigation is launched into how she contracted the virus.
Gillian ‘Jill’ Dempsey, who worked at Angliss Hospital in Melbourne‘s outer east, died on Sunday after a battle with Covid.
The nursing union on Tuesday said the mother-of-three died in the ICU at Box Hill Hospital and is understood to have caught the illness at work.