Appointment of Alan Multz, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Posted by: Julie Briggs
We are pleased to share the appointment of Alan Multz, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM, as Physician Advisor for Clinical Documentation Quality Improvement for the Mount Sinai Health System. Dr. Multz will commence this new role on January 9, 2017.
Since August 2014, Dr. Multz has served as the Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s. In this role he worked with senior administrative and clinical leadership, as well as key stakeholders in nursing and infection control, to generate significant improvements in throughput, quality, safety, and patient experience.
Previously, Dr. Multz served as Associate Chair in the Department of Medicine and Program Director for the internal medicine residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, receiving twelve Teacher of the Year awards from the institution. From 2009 through 2014, Dr. Multz was Chair of the Department of Medicine at Nassau University Medical Center. While there, he recruited key faculty members, built a hospitalist service, strengthened the medicine residency programs, and led improvements in overall quality and patient safety.
Dr. Multz is triple board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine, and his research interests include the treatment of severe sepsis and early septic shock, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and severe hypertension. Dr. Multz has reviewed for Chest, Intensive Care Medicine, the Journal of Critical Care, and Annals of Internal Medicine. Additionally, he has written numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts, and book chapters. Dr. Multz is a recipient of multiple “Best Doctor” awards from New York magazine, America’s Best Doctors, and New York Metro Area. He is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American College of Physicians, and the American College of Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Multz earned his medical degree from Boston University. He completed an internship, a residency in internal medicine, and fellowships in pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine.