Preferred Partners

Emerald Coast Medical Association is strengthened by the steadfast backing of our Preferred Partners, a dedicated group of businesses and organizations deeply committed to supporting medical excellence in our region. Their unwavering commitment helps fuel our events for continuous learning, resources tailored for physician success, and services designed to amplify the capabilities of our members. We encourage you to explore our partners further, discovering additional ways they can benefit your practice. To our partners: we are profoundly grateful for your invaluable support.

Exclusive Program Partners

Emerald Coast Medical
Insurance Co-op

Contact Thomas Buss at 800-622-9124 or

Contact Julie Danna, Medical Malpractice Professional, at 888.720.0144 or

As the nation’s first provider of healthcare liability insurance, MedPro Group has protected the assets and reputations of the healthcare community since 1899. With over $2 billion in annual premium and more than 300,000 clients, MedPro Group is the national leader in customized insurance, claims and patient safety & risk solutions for physicians, surgeons, dentists and other healthcare professionals, as well as hospitals, senior care and other healthcare facilities. MedPro partnered with Emerald Coast Medical Society in 2013 and the program has since grown to over 100 members and provided significant premium savings to physicians in the area. MedPro is proud is to provide the ECMA with local, stable, and competitive pricing as well as the peace of mind of having an A++ rated carrier with Berkshire Hathaway ownership.

Contact Kate Lafferty, Florida Market Manager, at

Emerald Partners

Tailored strategies for new patient acquisition. Ensure a positive online image to attract prospective patients. Elevate doctors' websites to the top of search results for higher visibility to potential patients.

Contact Chris Josten at 850.296.8373 or

Our place is by your side Hospice care allows patients and families to focus on the things that matter most _ time with loved one and sharing conversations with family and friends. Hospice is about treating the whole person - mind, body and spirit - and bringing comfort, compassion and closure for patients and their families. It is a plan of care that brings comfort, compassion, and closure for that patient and the family. We specialize in honoring life and offering dignity to those who are facing a life-limiting illness. Where is hospice care provided? Patients may receive hospice care wherever they call home: • Home or apartment • A relative or friend’s home • Assisted living facility • Nursing home When medically necessary, our services are also available to hospitalized individuals.

Medical offices get frustrated with complicated IT issues that slow down operations. At Tech Eagles, we save you time and money by taking the hassle out of IT so you can focus on what you do best--giving your patients the best care.

Contact Tim Meredith at 850.588.3540 ext 1014 or

Dolphin Partners

Contact Jeff Dannelly at 850-376-7798 or

KWB Pathology Associates provides high quality Anatomic Pathology and Cytology services to health care providers in each county the Emerald Coast Medical Association serves and beyond. Our goal is to enhance patient care by delivering accurate results with fast turnaround time. We provide services to doctors' offices, surgery centers and hospitals across North Florida. Give us a call at 850-219-7608 to find out more.

Contact Brian McMath at 850-219-7608 or

Stingray Partner

Contact Michael Madewell, Administrator, at 850.769.3191 or

Sand Dollar Partners

Abyde is a technology company specializing in HIPAA & OSHA compliance education and solutions for independent practices nationwide. Abyde’s unique approach to simplify government requirements allows practices to implement an action plan to ensure compliance and focus on what they do best - patient care. With multiple government audit programs in full force, it is imperative all Emerald Coast Medical Association members are HIPAA & OSHA compliant. Abyde is an effortless way to ensure your business is on track and protected. With Abyde, your practice will enjoy stress-free HIPAA & OSHA compliance. Abyde software solution provides the easiest path to compliance for independent practices of all sizes. Not sure where you stand versus best practices? Get your HIPAA grade in under 5 minutes Get your OSHA grade in under 5 minutes Schedule a live one-on-one complimentary consultation with an expert Want to see for yourself how Abyde can save you over 80 hours a year on compliance? Schedule here For more information visit or Contact us at | 888.594.0883

Contact Brad King (727) 275-7597 or

Contact Ryan Francis, Business Development Executive, at 850-502-3074 or

Starfish Partners

Contact 334-699-2266 or

Contact Tammetrius Farmer at

For over 30 years, Brain & Spine has excelled in neurology, providing top-tier care in stroke, pain, headache, epilepsy, and seizure management. Our board-certified physicians emphasize innovative treatments and personalized care, guaranteeing the best outcomes for our patients. Focused on groundbreaking research and compassionate care, we are devoted to enhancing lives through superior neurological services. Brain & Spine epitomizes neurology excellence, symbolizing our dedication to patient health and medical progress. With a patient-centric approach, we not only address neurological challenges but also significantly improve patient quality of life, making a real difference in the communities we serve.

Contact Cheryl Brown at 850-832-5352 or

Community Bank, who today has $4.6 billion in assets with 54 offices and over 875 staff members across Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and Tennessee, has deep traditions when it comes to culture and how they do business. Their philosophy of putting the highest of value on taking care of customers has ensured Community Bank is built to last.

Contact Christy Coulthard at 850-775-1016 or

Contact Shelley Nelson at

Mira Genetix is a full service, high complexity laboratory licensed through CLIA and accredited by Cola. The laboratory has been in business since 1993, servicing physicians, hospitals and large health groups throughout the US. With over 30 years of experience, we specialize in everything from routine clinical labs to high end genetic testing, focusing on infectious disease. Visit our website at for specific test information or call us at (703) 731-7082.

Contact Paulina Snow at

Discovering, developing and delivering
For more than 100 years, we have been translating the unmet medical needs of people living with a serious chronic disease into innovative medicines and delivery systems, like our insulin pens. Our treatments today are benefiting millions of people living with diabetes, obesity, and rare blood and endocrine diseases. From our labs to our factory floors, we are discovering and developing innovative biological medicines and making them accessible to patients throughout the world.

Contact Torgerson Causey at 850-433-9996

Torgersen Causey was founded in 2001 by insurance experts passionate about making it easy for clients to obtain, understand, and utilize the coverage that fits their needs, goals, and budget. Whether you need individual medical coverage, comprehensive insurance plans for your business with over 5,000 employees, or corporate plans to maintain your business in the event of a death or disability, you can trust Torgersen Causey to simplify the complex world of insurance for you. Our combined experience of almost one century is at your service, so you can rest easy knowing you, your employees, and your business are in good hands.



Member Benefits

The Emerald Coast Medical Association strives to provide superior member benefits. By joining, you will gain access to cutting edge continuing medical education, top medical malpractice & cyber liability insurance plans, and a comprehensive group health plan. Our board also continually advocates at the local, State, and Federal level all with a goal to support our physician members with a desire to excel.



Members are invited to the New Member recognition meeting annually, multiple hot topics meetings to better inform our members and networking social events.

Member Resources

Member Resources

We serve as a community resource for connecting patients and physicians. We are a conduit of information for physicians in a rapidly changing medical environment.