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This goes out to health workers, who in the face of chaos made my mum’s death peaceful | Kim Davies

These remarkable people have been through hell in recent years to help others. Let’s not take them for granted

My beautiful mum passed away at 12.30am on Monday in a palliative care unit in Melbourne. Her death was not a failure of the health system, but rather the triumph of compassion and care over chaos, sparking like flint in the Covid-normal darkness of rising case numbers.

Despite hospitals being at breaking point and ambulances ramping at emergency, healthcare workers showed up to do everything they could for her, ensuring her death was peaceful.

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