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KMC can use the influx. CEO Paul Hensler estimates 60 percent of patients are Latino, and about a third of its total patient population are Spanish speakers who require a translator.

But last year, just one of its 18 family medicine residents was Latino, even though nearly 90 percent of that program’s participants trained in foreign or “off-shore” medical schools.


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