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SMB Ohio Friend of Family Award: Ted Wymyslo MD
OAFPCongratulates Family Physician, Ted Wymyslo, M.D., ODH Director
(Columbus, Ohio)-Ohio Academy of Family Physicians (OAFP) extends its congratulations to family physician Ted Wymyslo, M.D., in his appointment as director of Ohio Department of Health (ODH).
The announcement was made by Gov.
This team is embracing the governor's call for transformation in health care, which he
emphasized as he
created the Office of Health Transformation by executive order," said Wymyslo
"In my role as ODH director, I will bring Ohio's patients and physicians together to ensure quality health care for Ohio," he
A longtime OAFP member, Wymyslo is director of Family Medicine Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, and is one of OAFP's representatives on Ohio's Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Education Advisory Group where he serves as the group's chair, and was a driving force behind passage of H.B. 198, the Ohio PCMH bill.
has pledged to bring to his
new leadership position his
30 years of experience as a practicing family physician, family medicine educator, and former residency program director at Miami Valley Hospital
was named Ohio Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Philanthropist of the Year
in 2002 and American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Philanthropist of the Year
was also honored in 2006 with American Medical Association
Foundation's Pride in the Profession Award, and was the first recipient of Miami Valley Academy of Family Physicians Family Physician of the Year award.
and his wife, Janet, currently reside in Tipp City (45371) and have two grown daughters, Beverly (Danny) Breyman and Joanna.