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Governor Unveils Plan to Increase Number of Doctors in Kansas

Frosted glass window outside the governor's office in Topeka (Photo by J. Schafer)

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is proposing $5 million in "seed money" for a fund to increase the number of medical residency slots throughout the state.  He also established a task force to lure a private osteopathy school to the state.

It is unclear where the cash-strapped state would find funding for the plan. Brownback promised more details when he releases his budget proposal next Wednesday.

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