FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 9, 2017) – Gov. Matt Bevin today made the following appointment to Kentucky boards and commissions:
Dr. Wendy Fletcher, DNP, APRN has been appointed to the KASPER Advisory Council.
- Dr. Wendy Fletcher, DNP, APRN, of Morehead, is an advanced practice registered nurse with St. Claire Healthcare. She will represent advanced practice registered nurses and serve for a term expiring Nov. 4, 2021.
The KASPER Advisory Council provides advice, guidance and recommendations to the agencies charged with responsibility under Kentucky Revised Statues (KRS) Chapter 218A to monitor the prescribing and dispensing of controlled substances. The duties of the Council include developing recommendations for guidelines that will enable the KASPER program to focus on potential problem areas and proactively generate information useful to the particular prescriber and dispenser licensing boards to assist the boards in expanding their enforcement activities of identifying and eliminating drug abuse, misuse, diversion and illegal prescription and sale of drugs by their respective licensees.