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New CEO of Santa Clara Valley Medical appointed
The Mercury News

Linda M. Smith, a San Jose native with an extensive background in hospital administration, has been named chief executive officer of Santa Clara Valley Medical Center — part of several structural changes in the county’s public hospital and health system. As the hospital’s CEO in charge of the 574-bed acute care facility, Smith will earn $284,867. She also will oversee community and outpatient services and medical care for prisoners.