Emergency Care Specialists (ECS) is a physician owned and governed independent practice serving West Michigan for over 35 years. ECS is dedicated to providing innovative health services to meet the needs of several communities throughout the community. The core values of quality, value, education, and an ownership mentality sets the stage for excellence in service to ECS’s healthcare partners.

In 2018, over 400,000 ED patients were served by the family of 250+ ECS providers. ECS also provides unique services in observation, toxicology, education, urgent care, sedation, addictions treatment, scribe services, practice management, revenue cycle management and more. ECS is dedicated to expanding the boundaries of Acute Unscheduled Care to accommodate the challenges and needs of our changing healthcare environment.


Practice management, documentation support, full revenue cycle management.

Local and remote scribe services, at-the-elbow EHR support, documentation optimization.

Visionary Medical Services (VMS) | Innovative observation, toxicology, sedation services and more

Professional Treatment Solutions | Coordinated Substance Use Disorder evaluation and treatment