COVID’s Impact on Trust
Dhruv Khullar, MD, MPP, Weill Cornell Medical College, joined Richard Baron, MD, president and CEO of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the ABIM Foundation, for our June 15 Building Trust Conversation Series to discuss COVID’s impact on trust in health care.
Upcoming Trust Conversation:
Sept. 16, 4:00-5:00pm ET
Building Trust Launch Event – May 21, 2021
Poll shows gaps in public’s trust in health care systems and clinicians—and how COVID affected how physicians gauge trust
The ABIM Foundation officially kicked off Building Trust, a dynamic initiative to improve health care by fueling conversation, research and promising practices that help increase trust between patients, physicians and other stakeholders on May 21, 2021.
New polling data from NORC at the University of Chicago provide a look at the current state of trust in health care in the United States. Declining trust affects nearly every facet of society, and health care is no exception. To improve relationships between heath care stakeholders and bolster clinical outcomes, leaders from all parts of the health care system are coming together to consider how to elevate trust and improve care.
- Richard J. Baron, MD – President and CEO of the American Board of Internal Medicine and ABIM Foundation
- Daniel Wolfson – Executive Vice President and COO of the ABIM Foundation
- Caroline Pearson – Senior Vice President at NORC at the University of Chicago
- Christa Fields – Manager, Health Care Strategy at NORC at the University of Chicago
- Jackie Judd –respected health care journalist and former Vice President and Executive Producer of Multimedia at the Kaiser Family Foundation (moderator)
- Donna Cryer, JD – Founder, President and CEO of the Global Liver Institute
- Neel Shah, MD – Founding Director of the Delivery Decisions Initiative at Harvard University’s Ariadne Labs
- Fred Cerise, MD – President and CEO of Parkland Health & Hospital System
Vaccine Hesitancy Impacts on State and Local Vaccine Planning
Daniel Wolfson, Executive Vice President, COO, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation had a conversation on how vaccine hesitancy and deliberation impacts state and local vaccine planning with Lisa Letourneau, Maine DHHS.
During Part 1 of our April 2021 Learning Network Webinar, Dr. Sandra Quinn from Maryland Center for Health Equity, University of Maryland started our by sharing experiences that she believes might help in enhancing influenza and COVID19 vaccine uptake. WATCH >
Enhancing Influenza and COVID19 Vaccine Uptake
Dr. Sandra Quinn from Maryland Center for Health Equity, University of Maryland started our April 2021 Learning Network Webinar by sharing experiences that she believes might help in enhancing influenza and COVID19 vaccine uptake.
During part 2 Daniel Wolfson, Executive Vice President, COO, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation had a conversation on how vaccine hesitancy and deliberation impacts state and local vaccine planning with Lisa Letourneau, Maine DHHS. WATCH >
In this video Dr.Quinn addresses:
- What is vaccine hesitancy? What drives it in different groups?
- What is vaccine confidence?
- What we know that predicts vaccine behavior, and how they are relevant during COVID vaccination efforts
- How to answer common questions
- What we can do to make a difference
Tools for Building Institutional Trust
Speaker Jennifer Stephens, MPH, from Essential Hospitals discusses the tools needed to build institutional trust.
The Evolving Role of Community Health Workers as Trusted Messengers
Denise Octavia Smith, survivor of a rare kidney disease and the founding Executive Director of the National Association of Community Health Workers, hosts the February Learning Network webinar “The Evolving Role of Community Health Workers as Trusted Messengers”.
She also spoke at the 2020 ABIM Foundation Forum about health equity and trust through the lens of a patient during the pandemic.