Maslach Burnout Inventory (MBI)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Maslach Burnout Inventory?

The Maslach Burnout Inventory (MBI) is recognized as the leading measure of burnout validated by more than 25 years of extensive research. The assessment is designed to help you gain an understanding of how you feel about your work experiences and determine whether you are at risk of burnout. 

Learn more about the MBI assessment and how it can help you develop strategies to improve your well-being.

How will the MBI help me?

The insights you gain based on your MBI results will hopefully provide an understanding of your risk of burnout and help you determine strategies that support your well-being.

Learn more about the MBI assessment and how it can help you develop strategies to improve your well-being.

How will I receive my MBI results?

Immediately after you complete your MBI assessment, you will receive an email from Mind Garden indicating that your results are ready for review. You may access your results at https://transform.mindgarden.com/participant/reports(transform.mindgarden.com).

How will I be able to access my MBI results if I choose to store them on the AAFP website?

If you choose to have your MBI results stored on this AAFP portal for easy, convenient access, you will be able to access your results at any time. Upon your return to this site, click on the MBI button on the Physician Health First home page and log in to your AAFP account to access your results.

Assess Your Risk

Take the MBI to assess your risk of burnout so you can develop a plan to support your well-being.

Questions?

For additional questions or more information about the MBI or the AAFP's Physician Health First initiative, please contact us

Will the AAFP share my MBI results?

Your privacy is important to us. Your MBI results will remain confidential in accordance with the AAFP’s Privacy Policy, in a password-protected digital format, if you choose to store them on the AAFP website. 

How will participation in the MBI affect my AAFP membership?

Participation in the MBI assessment is completely voluntary, and will not in any way affect your AAFP membership. Free access to the MBI assessment is available as a member benefit in hopes that the results will help you determine strategies that will improve your well-being.

How will I be able to access my MBI results if I choose not to store them on the AAFP website?

You may access your results at https://transform.mindgarden.com/participant/reports.(transform.mindgarden.com)

What happens with my information if I start the MBI inventory and then choose not to complete it?

If you decide to start the MBI assessment and choose not to complete it, the answers you provided will be retained by Mind Garden(www.mindgarden.com). The information you provide will be saved and available if you choose to complete the assessment in the future.

Who can I contact if I have additional questions about the MBI?

For additional information about the MBI, please contact us.

Learn more about the MBI assessment and how it can help you develop strategies to improve your well-being.

Questions?

For additional questions or more information about the MBI or the AAFP's Physician Health First initiative, please contact us