West Valley Medical Center CEO Betsy Hunsicker has announced the appointment of Jason Demke as the chief operating officer. He comes to West Valley from Johnston-Willis Hospital, a 300-bed campus of Chippenham/Johnston-Willis Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia where he was the vice president of operations. CJW, with two campuses and nearly 800 total beds, is owned and operated by West Valley’s parent company, HCA Healthcare. He is a graduate of Brigham Young University. After working at Intermountain Healthcare in Utah, he completed his masters in healthcare administration at the University of Minnesota. As COO at West Valley, he will have responsibility for hospital operations, emergency management and construction projects. He will also be involved in growth initiatives.