Generic Peer Feedback Instrument (GPFI)
Developers: Rhona McMillan, Niall Cameron, Ailsa Power
Year of publication: 2011
Date of last revision: 24 May 2021
Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: general practice in Scotland
Restriction to setting(s): only useful for general practitioners who have been taught to consult in a patient-centered manner
Target group: General practitioners and pharmacists working in primary care
General communication behavior / Overall communication behavior
Types of data required to use the tool: Video recordings
Intended application: Education
Reference(s) to development/validation paper(s):
McMillan, R., Cameron, N. and Power, A., 2011. Pilot study to develop and test a generic peer feedback instrument to review videotaped consultations in primary care.жQuality in primary care,ж19(6).
Tool/manual available: No. (Possibly upon request)
Tool description by the author:
GP instrument: 24 items each rated on a seven-point Likert scale, 23 questions relating to the patient-centred consultation and 1 giving an overall score.
Pharmacist instrument: 22 of these 24 items each rated on a seven-point Likert scale, 21 questions relating to a patientcentred consultation and 1 overall score.