Client Testimonials


Provena Health

Kriss Barlow and her team are the best kind of consultants. They are capacity builders. Their expertise and tools create new capabilities within the organization, giving programs a firm foundation for sustained and independent growth. Our staff can own the success because they own the competencies. Any organization looking to build, expand or revamp its systematic approach to building better relationships will be well served by accessing the wisdom and expertise provided by these unparalleled professionals.”

~ Amy Dirks Stevens, COO | Strategy & Business Development | provena.org


Evangelical Community Hospital

Allison McCarthy worked with us on a medical staff development plan. She was knowledgeable, thorough and easy to work with; she was also a credible source with our physicians. She presented a compelling and extensive case for developing an in-house physician recruitment function which will drive our physician recruitment efforts going forward

~ Tami Radecke, Vice President | Community Relations | evanhospital.com


Emerson Hospital

Allison has the unique ability to assimilate and communicate the realities of the physician recruitment marketplace. Working closely with leadership, Allison proactively facilitated the development of Emerson’s new perspective on the aging medical practice model to attract today’s physicians. She created our strategy, structure and process for physician recruitment that delivered tangible results. We could not have progressed as much without Allison’s advice and guidance.

~ Christine Gallery, Vice President | Planning & Market Development | emersonhospital.org


Centegra Health System

Kriss Barlow truly possesses in-depth knowledge and practical support for developing and achieving results with physician strategy. She blends tried and true sales skills for the benefit of hospital business development. Kriss is an excellent speaker for presentations to senior leadership, physicians, service line directors and for basic and advanced sales training.

~ Susan Milford, Senior Vice President | Strategic Marketing & Planning | centegra.org