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Zoe Psanis, DNP


Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner


  • DNP, Healthcare Systems Leadership, Graduate from Chamberlain College of Nursing 2021
  • MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Graduate from Chamberlain College of Nursing 2018
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certification from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Current Advanced Practice Nursing License in State of Illinois
  • Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Illinois
  • Unrestricted DEA Licensure
  • Current CPR Certification Card 2023


  • Chamberlain College of Nursing (May 2019 – April 2021)
    Doctor of Nursing Practice; Healthcare Systems Leadership Specialty Track
    • Degree Completion April 2021
    • Sigma Theta Tau Honors
    • GPA 3.92
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing (May 2015 – June 2018)
    Masters of Science in Nursing; Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track
    • Degree Completion June 23, 2018
    • Graduated with Sigma Theta Tau Honors
    • GPA 3.8
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (August 2010-May 2014)
    Bachelor of Science In Nursing
    • Extracurricular Activities: Vice President and President of undergraduate Nursing Student Council, Member of Student Nurses Association
    • Leadership Rotation in Pediatrics at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Memorial Hospital, OR
  • Carl Sandburg High School (August 2006-May 2010).
    GED/High School Degree


  • Sigma Theta Tau Nursing National Honors Society Member: 2017-Present
  • Chancellor’s Student Service Award, 2014: The CSSLA program recognizes outstanding student leaders and student volunteers who, while maintaining high academic achievement, demonstrate a commitment to the UIC community through participation in student organizations and campus activities and throughout the greater Chicagoland area through active service and community engagement.
  • UIC’s College of Nursing Student Council Vice President and President, 2012-2014
  • UIC’s College of Nursing Undergraduate Committee Senior Representative
  • University of Illinois at Chicago Hellenic Student Association Member, 2010-2014
  • UIC’s Students for the Advancement of Freedom, Equality and Human Rights Member, 2010-2012
  • Community Outreach programs such as The Lydia Foster Home Christmas Toy Drive


  • Chicago Laser and Spine Center 3/2024- present
    16604 S 107th Ct
    Orland Park, IL 60467
  • Nurse Practitioner
    Zamara Medical Aesthetics

    12800 S Ridgeland Ave, Ste F

    Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner 7/2021- 3/2024

    • Perform Good Faith Exams for all patients
    • thoroughly chart on each patient's medical history and past/present procedures
    • Adhere to all compliance guidelines and protocols
    • Certified in performing aesthetic procedures including: neurotoxins, fillers, PRP therapy and injections.
  • Zmedi Healthcare
    6700 167th St #5,
    Tinley Park, IL 60477

    Advanced Practice Nurse, Internal Medicine 1/2018-3/2024

    Director of Clinical Quality Assurance 2023

    • Performing physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines.
    • Providing follow up care visits and urgent care visits for patients
    • Reviewing, auditing charts for clinical integration as per APP guidelines
    • Leader of clinical quality assurance protocols in practice
    • Experience in telemedicine, virtual visit platforms for assessing, diagnosing and treating patients
    • Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients' clinical problems and health care needs.
    • Recording physical findings, and formulating plan and prognosis, based on patient's condition. Providing patients with electronic home-going instructions.
    • Collaborating with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan as necessary.
    • Prescribing or recommending medications or other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures.
    • Referring patients to physician for consultation or to specialized health resources for treatment.
    • Maintaining medical records using EMR- proficient in E-clinical works
    • Educating and coaching nursing staff on best nursing practices.
    • Serving as clinical preceptor to other Nurse Practitioner students
    • Treats patients both in-office and telehealth environments
  • BEBD Telehealth. LLC
    Advanced Practice Nurse, Telemedicine 11/2020-11/2021; per diem
    • Conducts patient encounters over telemedicine with patients
    • Provides extensive summary of encounter to any referral physician
    • Consults with patients based on personal, familial, and pharmacotherapy history appropriate testing needed to further coordinate their care
    • Discusses risks and benefits of prevention medicine to patients.
    • Meets with collaborative physician to discuss patient cases, challenges, and suggestions for improvement
  • Forefront Dermatology
    2800 N. Sheridan Rd, Ste 508
    Chicago, IL 60657

      Registered Nurse 4/2017-5/2018

    • Proficient in NextGen, EMA, and EMR charting systems
    • Managing patient intake: performing and assessment of vital signs, patient preparation for exam, and communicating patient report to staff and physicians
    • Assisting in patient biopsies, removals, and cultures during examination; coordinating and assisting patient PDT visits
    • Assisting in patient excisional surgeries; trained for sterile procedures
    • Assisting physician in cosmetic procedures including: botox/disport, fillers, sclera therapy, chemical peels, and microneedling.
    • Performing nursing visits for wound checks and care, suture removals, and TRUE Patch testing placements and reads
    • Communicating patient pathology results, patient medication management and teaching, and disease process teaching.
    • Completing prior authorizations for medications; triaging patient information to appropriate (specialty) pharmacies, and communicating patient care among staff, physicians, and patients
    • Triaging patient calls regarding dermatological conditions. During phone triage, providing patient assessment of symptoms, information, appropriate interventions, and physician referrals.
    • Coordinating cost-effective approaches to providing patient care regarding equipment, supplies, medications, and patient resources
    • Marketing and managing cosmetic skincare products within the office and educating staff and patients according to physician recommendations
    • Working effectively and comprehensively in fast paced clinic with high patient volume
    • Actively participating in quality improvement meetings and training
    • Individualizing patient care and treating patients with high quality care, attention, compassion, and implementing patient-first values
    • Maintaining strict patient confidentiality, upholding HIPPA requirements, and protecting patient health information
  • Northwestern Medical Group
    259 East Erie Street, Suite 2200
    Chicago, IL 60611

      Nurse Clinician, Allergy and Immunology 10/2015-2/2017

    • Proficient in EPIC charting system, EMR, Microsoft programs (as listed above), and exposure to PowerChart charting system.
    • Managing patient intake: performing and assessing patient vital signs, patient preparation for examinations, and communicating patient report to staff and physician.
    • Performing allergy skin prick testing and allergy intradermal testing, spirometry breathing examinations, and assisting with oral and medication challenges.
    • Administering and managing patient’s allergy immunotherapy injections, including mixing allergenic extract vials for each individual patient.
    • Preparing intradermal allergy extract vials and skin prick testing trays.
    • Ordering allergy extracts, testing supplies, and allergy specific syringes from Greer.
    • Preparing and administering medications including: Xolair injections, nebulizer treatments, epinephrine injections, diphenhydramine injections and influenza vaccinations.
    • Coordinating individualized patient care plans, educating patients in regards to medications and disease process, assisting in appointment management, and serving as a patient liaison between patients, physician, and other medical staff.
    • Triaging patient calls relating to allergic, asthma, and immunology conditions. During phone triage, providing patient assessment of symptoms, information, interventions, and appropriate physician referrals.
    • Triage and assessment of patient’s acute conditions and initiation of appropriate treatment plan.
    • Managing patient lab orders, communicating lab test results, and relaying physician’s plan of treatment and recommendations with patients.
    • Communicating with drug representatives in regards to medications, samples, and co-pay assistance programs.
    • Preparing and submitting prior authorizations for patient medications.
    • Actively participating in nurse staff meetings, and educational and volunteer opportunities within Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
    • Treating patients with high quality care, attention, compassion, and implementing patient first values.
    • Maintaining strict patient confidentiality, upholding HIPPA requirements, and protecting patient health information.
  • Chicagoland Allergy and Asthma Consultants, Ltd.
    6320 West 159th Street, Suite A
    Oak Forest, IL 60452 

      Registered Nurse 12/2014-10/2015

    • Proficient in E-Clinical Works Charting system, EMR, Microsoft Word, Excel, Windows 8, and (but not limited to) other Microsoft and Google Programs
    • Preparing patients for examinations and communicating patient report to physician on staff: including vital and patient assessment.
    • Serving as a Health Educator as directed for patients regarding medication use, administration, disease process, etc.
    • Obtaining prior authorizations and pre-certifications as needed for patients undergoing procedures or tests.
    • Conducting Allergy Skin Prick Testing, Allergy Intradermal Skin Testing, Spirometry Breathing Tests, NIOX Breathing Tests, Peak Flow Assessments, Penicillin Testing, and assisting with Rhinoscopy Procedures
    • Administering Immunotherapy Injections, assessing patients prior and after injections administered, and treating patients accordingly if a local or systemic reaction occurs
    • Preparing and administering medications, Xolair injections, nebulizer treatments, epinephrine injections, influenza vaccinations, etc.
    • Following an individualized plan of care for patients
    • Attending nurse meetings, pharmaceutical meetings, and educational opportunities
    • Mailing normal labs to patients and calling patients with abnormal labs
    • Maintaining communication with providers to ensure patient needs are taken care of
    • Maintaining and ordering both supplies and equipment, and proactively working with co-workers to stock
    • Maintaining clinical area to meet site visit standards
    • Enrolling and orienting patients to their online access patient portal through the Chicagoland Allergy and Asthma Consultants, Ltd. Website
    • Treating patients with high quality patient care and compassion, and using patient first values in assisting patients with needs
    • Performing customer service checks on patients verbally or via telephone calls
    • Maintaining strict confidentiality in all matters relating to personal and patient PHI (Protected Health Information)
  • UIC Writing Center
    601 S. Morgan Chicago, IL 60607

      Writing Tutor 1/2012-5/2012

    • Consult with Students about Writing Assignments
    • Provide one-on-one or group-based Student Assistance on organizational skills, citation, developing ideas, thinking about audience expectations, or editing skills.
    • Attending in-services, meetings, and conferences about writing styles, new ways of teaching, writing formats, and ways to improve effectively communicating with students
  • Dr. Lela Demeter, MD
    7270 W. College Dr, Palos Heights

      Patient Care Technician 10/2011-6/2013

    • Check patients in and out
    • Take vital signs in accordance with doctor’s orders
    • Provide care and support to patients in need
    • Effectively communicating with patients and doctor
    • Working efficiently and multi-tasking in a high-paced environment


  • Community Health
    In affiliation with Northwestern Medicine
    2611 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

      Registered Dermatology Nurse Volunteer 1/2018-1/2020

    • Free CommunityHealth is the leader in delivering comprehensive, high-quality, patient-centered health care at no cost to low-income, uninsured adults in need of a medical home
    • Assisted in the Dermatology Department patient intake and preparing patient for exam by retrieving patient history, retrieving past medical notes, and obtaining medication history.
    • Assisted physician and residents with medical procedures such as injections and biopsies
    • Performed patient education in regards to disease and medication
  • American Diabetes Association, Chicago
    Palos Heights, IL

      Camp Can-Do Counselor 7/2013

    • Helping children ages 4-12 years old learn, cope and manage their diabetes
    • Providing children with support and compassionate care
    • Monitoring camper’s blood sugar, via Accu-Checks, insulin regulation, carbohydrate intake and requirements.
    • Logging children’s daily glucose levels, insulin, and dietary intake
    • Consistently educating children on diabetes, its effects on the body, and signs and symptoms of glucose highs and lows.
  • Illinois
  • Depaul University
  • Midwestern University
  • Ascension