Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ Healthcare Satisfaction Generic Module (PedsQL™ Healthcare Satisfaction Generic Module)

Varni JW


Last update: February 2017

Basic description

Conditions of use 

The PedsQL™ Healthcare Satisfaction Generic Module is a specific module of the PedsQL™


Varni JW

Copyright © 1998 JW Varni, Ph.D. All rights reserved
To measure parental satisfaction with health care provided to patients with acute and chronic health conditions
Therapeutic area
  • Generic
Therapeutic indication


Acute and chronic health conditions
Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for the USA
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Varni, J.W., Burwinkle, T.M., Dickinson, P., Sherman, S.A., Dixon, P., Ervice, J.A., Leyden, P.A. & Sadler, B.L. (2004). Evaluation of the built environment at a Children’s Convalescent Hospital: Development of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ Parent and Staff Satisfaction Measures for pediatric health care facilities. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 25, 10-25.

Li, J., Yuan, L., Wu, Y., Luan, Y., & Hao, Y. (2013). The Chinese version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ (PedsQL™) healthcare satisfaction generic module (version 3.0): Psychometric evaluation. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 11(1):113.

de Souza, F.M., Molina, J., Terreri, M.T., Hilário, M.O., & Len, CA. (2012). Reliability of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory - Healthcare Satisfaction Generic Module 3.0 version for the assessment of the quality of care of children with chronic diseases. Journal of Pediatrics (Rio J), 88, 54-60.