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Table 5 Caregiver relevant outcome tools

From: Measuring the effectiveness of digital nursing technologies: development of a comprehensive digital nursing technology outcome framework based on a scoping review

nPsychological HealthnCaregiver Burdenn(Job) SatisfactionnHealth-related QOLnProfessional Knowledge and CompetencesnImpact on Workload
Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Instrument2
Scale) [59]
2SSCQ: Short Sense of Competence questionnaire2
(dealing with burden) [21, 55]
1Job Satisfaction Score1 (Hagopian et al.) [59]1SF-12: 12-Item Short Form Health Survey1 [59]1Palliative and End of Life Care competency Assessment Tool1 [83]1NASA-TLX: The NASA Task Load Index1 [84]
1MM-CGI: Marwit Meuser Caregiver Grief Inventor – short form2 [85]2ZBI-12:
Zarit Burden Interview - short form2 [85, 86]
1CSS: Caregiving Satisfaction Scale2 [86]1EQ-5D + c (perceived level of health and cognitive function)2 [55]  1RUD-FOCA: Resource Utilization in Dementia – Formal Care 1 [63]
1PHQ-9: Patient
Health Questionnaire 2 (Depression) [85]
1DIS: Desire to Institutionalize Scale2 [85]1Press-Ganey™ patient satisfaction surveys2 [87]      
1NPI: Neuropsychiatric Inventory2 [55]1NAC: National Alliance for Caregiving survey2 [86]        
  1CSI: Caregiver Strain Index2 [53, 86]        
  1SPPIC: Self-
Perceived Pressure from Informal Care – Scale2 [88]
  1OBM: Objective Burden Informal Caregiver’2 [53]        
  1SRB: Self Rated Burden 2 [53]        
  1. 1: used for formal caregivers; 2: used for informal caregivers