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Ex-health chief dies in smash.

THE former head of the NHS in Scotland has been killed in a road crash.

Geoff Scaife, 55, chief executive of NHS Scotland from 1993 to 2000, died on the M4 near Bath on Tuesday.

His car collided with a car transporter.

He had been chief executive of Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire strategic health authority since January 2003.

Mr Scaife is survived by his wife, Janet, and four children.

An Executive spokesman said: 'We are all saddened. Geoff Scaife made major contributions to the development and improvement of the NHS in Scotland.'
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Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Apr 22, 2004
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