Meet Our New PresidentTexas Children's Health Plan
Lou Fragoso has been appointed president of Texas Children’s Health plan. He joined Texas Children’s Pediatrics in February 2014 and was vice president of Business Operations. Prior to joining Texas Children’s, Lou was in leadership roles at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago. Lou is a Certified Public Accountant with over 20 years of healthcare finance and management experience.
Since joining Texas Children’s Pediatrics, Lou spearheaded the creation of Texas Children’s Urgent Care. Texas Children’s Urgent Care has increased access and convenience for families, strengthened their relationship with Texas Children’s and established a model to help relieve the low-acuity overcrowding in Emergency Centers.
Lou is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago with a B.B.A. in Accounting. He and his wife, Jill, have five children. Lou enjoys the outdoors, is an eight-time Ironman finisher, and three-time Boston Marathon finisher.