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Kathy Durflinger, RN, MBA

Vice President, CNO, Avita Health System

Kathy is a Nursing Executive with more than 20 years healthcare experience and progressive leadership. A graduate of St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing in Youngstown, Ohio received her undergraduate and MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Administration from Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio. Kathy’s accomplishments include spearheading 2 Open Heart Surgery Programs, Cerner and Epic hospital - wide EHR implementations, and under her leadership led teams to a CMS 5- Star Rating for Patient Satisfaction. Kathy joined Avita Health System in June of 2016 and was integral in the design and successful opening of the Avita Ontario Hospital.