The Escambia County Medical Society in Conjunction with Santa Rosa County [ECMS] is a local professional association of medical doctors and doctors of osteopathy (M.D.s & D.O.s), that addresses political, social and economic issues concerning the level and delivery of healthcare for patients and physicians. Started in 1873, the non-profit ECMS represents approximately 400+ physicians living or working in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties of Northwest Florida. The ECMS supports the Florida Medical Association (FMA) and the American Medical Association (AMA).
The staff of the business office fulfills the instructions of its board of directors to communicate, organize and facilitate the organization of quality healthcare and related issues for this area. Through the efforts of organized medicine, the goal is that all citizens of our community will enjoy quality healthcare. Contact the board of directors through the ECMS office, by calling 850-478-0706 or by email.
Mission: Advancing physicians’ practice of medicine in our community.
Tradition – Honoring the history of medical care in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties.
Service – Serving the needs of our community through the service of our members in the practice of medicine.
Leadership – Meeting the challenges of the future and safeguarding our community's health through organized collaboration on the local, state, and national level.