About Us

About Morgan Hunter HealthSearch

Rediscover the Human Element…what does that mean?  At Morgan Hunter HealthSearch, it means that we believe in relationships, not transactions.

  • Take the time to know each client.
  • Performance-based retainer search process designed to provide the service and guarantee levels of traditional retained search with the shared risk and cost savings of a traditional contingent search.
  • Tailoring each specific search process to fit the need of the client, as opposed to making the client fit into a one-size-fits-all approach.
  • Conducting in-depth candidate interviews instead of sending out questionnaires.
  • Complete transparency with all interim costs.
  • Direct candidate sourcing as opposed to expensive mail and advertisement campaigns.
  • An extended candidate guarantee for all permanent placements.

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Barry H. Jackson, President

Barry Jackson has worked in the executive search industry since 1994 and was instrumental in the establishment and development of three separate companies: Morgan Hunter Consulting Services, Morgan Hunter Healthcare Consulting, and Morgan Hunter HealthSearch. He has extensive senior level executive search experience in healthcare, banking and financial services, telecommunications, insurance and manufacturing. Barry has worked exclusively with Clients in the healthcare sector since 2003. The combination of personal experience in building three companies makes Barry uniquely qualified to assist Clients with their research for and selection of key executives. Prior to joining Morgan Hunter Companies, Barry worked for Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc. of Atlanta, GA. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Missouri Southern State University. His professional memberships include the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration. Currently, he serves on the Board of Directors for Mercy & Truth Medical Missions (provides healthcare to the underserved and uninsured) and My Father’s House Community Services (provides services to the homeless).

Our History

The origins of Morgan Hunter HealthSearch, Inc. (MHHS) began in 1986 when Morgan Hunter Corporate Search was formed to service organizations throughout the Kansas City area. Over time, the company was expanded nationally through the creation of Morgan Hunter Healthcare Consulting and MHHS. Today, the combined Morgan Hunter Companies are one of the largest recruitment firms based in the Midwest. MHHS provides healthcare executive search and healthcare interim leadership recruitment services to hospitals nationwide.


We are proud to be an official partner of AHA Services (subsidiary of the Arkansas Hospital Association) and APS Staffing (jointly owned by the Missouri and Kansas Hospital Associations).