Sharing Information to provide better care
MyEyeWiki is web site dedicated to eye care and it’s providers. Here eye care personnel and providers can collaborate to share best practices, tips, tricks and techniques on how to better manage and operate their eye care practice. It is a unique site in the fact that its users are the main source of its content.
A Wiki is defined as a website includes collaborative work from many different authors. A wiki site allows anyone to edit, delete or modify the content of the site. Wikipedia definesCrowdsourcing as a neologism for the act of taking a task traditionally performed by an employee or contractor, and outsourcing it to an undefined, generally large group of people, in the form of an open call.
MyEyeWiki is crowdsourcing using a wiki to assist eye care professionals and personnel in the maintenance, operation of their practice and care of their patients.