print
gohome
Bill would allow soldiers to file PTSD claims retroactively
12/18/2007
Soldiers with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be able to file claims with the Defense Ministry and National Insurance retroactively for up to three years, according to a bill that passed a first reading in the plenum Tuesday. MK Zehava Gal-On (Meretz) said she proposed the bill because PTSD can take years to surface while soldiers lack proper health coverage to treat the condition.
print gohome
JPost.com: Arab-Israeli Conflict | Israel News | Diaspora | Middle East | Opinion | Premium | Blogs | Not Just News | Edition Francaise | Green Israel

Copyright © 2014 Jpost Inc. All rights reserved • Terms of UsePrivacy Policy