Melissa Durbin RN, MSN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer/VP
Melissa Durbin is the Chief Nursing Officer/VP at Boca Regional Hospital since 2013. In her role, she has been instrumental in supporting excellence in nursing practice, with a focus on operations, leadership, team building and program design. Melissa joined Boca Raton Regional Hospital in 2006 as Executive Director of the Lynn Heart and Vascular Institute. She is a seasoned professional with over 30 years in nursing practice and leadership. Melissa obtained her Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing degrees from FAU Christine e. Lynn College of Nursing with a focus on Administrative finance and Nursing Leadership.
Melissa is the past President of the Nursing Consortium of South Florida, and the past President of the South Florida Organization of Nurse Executives and a member of the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing Advisory Board. Melissa obtained her undergraduate and Graduate Nursing degrees from FAU Christine e. Lynn College of Nursing.
Prior to joining the hospital, Durbin served as the Director of Trauma and Critical Care Services at Delray Medical Center. She was responsible for the administrative trauma service functions as well as the clinical operations of the Level II Trauma Service. Durbin actively participated in county and state initiatives for access to trauma care.