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  3/31/2014, Adar Bet 29, 5774

Holocaust Survivors Eligible for Dental Care at HMOs


The Company for Location and Restitution of Holocaust Victims announced on Sunday that Holocaust survivors will now be eligible for funding of dental care through Israeli health maintenance organizations, for a total up to 5,000 shekels per year, Kol Yisrael radio reported.

The dental treatments will be made as part of agreements signed by the Company with four HMOs that operate dental clinics, including Clalit Smile, Maccabi Dent, Leumit Dentika and dental clinics of the Meuhedet HMO. The payment will be transferred directly from the Company for Location and Restitution of Holocaust Victims to the HMOs.