Amy Fisher DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN
Dr. Amy P. Fisher received an ADN from Western Kentucky University in 1993, a BSN from the University of Kentucky in 2012, and a DNP from the University of Kentucky in 2014. She has more than 20 years of critical care nursing experience and is nationally certified as a critical care registered nurse (CCRN) by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. She is also certified as an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner (AGACNP) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and currently practices within the Division of Internal Medicine/Pulmonary Critical Care at UK Chandler Medical Center. She is a member of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Society of Critical Care Medicine, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives. Her clinical interests include shock and sepsis, specifically early recognition, which inspired her DNP practice inquiry project titled “Screening for Sepsis: A Key Strategy for Early Identification and Management of Septic Patients”. She is an undergraduate clinical instructor for NUR 411 – High Acuity Nursing.