John R. Nickens IV

LCMC Health Maternal and Child Health Services

President, Chief Executive Officer Children’s Hospital New Orleans

Bill Masterton, Chief Market Officer of LCMC HealthJohn R. Nickens IV is the LCMC Health Maternal and Child Health Services and the President and Chief Executive Officer of Children’s Hospital New Orleans. He originally came to New Orleans in September 2017 as President and CEO of Children’s Hospital. Mr. Nickens began his career at Texas Children’s Hospital in 1990 with management positions in revenue cycle and clinical operations. He went on to hold various administrative positions at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and then returned to Texas Children’s where he has most recently held the position of Executive Vice President, overseeing system-wide clinical business analytics, Pediatric subspecialty medical service lines, and inpatient and outpatient operations.

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