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1000 Health Center Drive
(217) 258-2525
The Effingham Walk-In Clinic is open from 10am to 8pm Monday-Friday.

Mindi O'Rourke, MSN, RN, NE-BC

Director of 2 South and Telemetry

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  • Employed at Sarah Bush Lincoln since 1988
  • Director of 2 South and Telemetry since 2011
  • Oversee staff development and mentoring
  • Lead quality improvement project to drastically deduce CAUTI in the organization
  • Administrative Director of Professional Governance
  • Development and implementation of RN residency program
  • Participation in multiple performance improvement projects including bedside shift report and the onboarding process
  • Manager of Case Management, 2008-2011  
  • Case Management Specialist, 2005-2008
  • Case Manager, 1998-2005.
  • Critical Care Unit staff nurse, 1996-1998
  • Assistant Director Monitored Care Unit, 1993-1996
  • Critical Care unit and Emergency Department staff nurse, 1988-1993


  • Masters' of Science in Nursing, Benedictine University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, 1999
  • Assosciates Degree in Nursing, Lake Land College, 1987
  • Licensed Practical Nurse, Lake Land College, 1985


  • Nurse Executive - Board Certified

Professional Involvement

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Sigma Theta Tau


  • Infection control team
  • Various quality improvement teams
  • Code Blue Committee
  • Member of the employee engagement team

Personal Note

  • I believe that as nurses and leaders, we are advocates for our patients while providing excellent, quality care in a caring environment.

Contact Information

Sarah Bush Lincoln
1000 Health Center Drive
Mattoon, IL 61938