EC pensioners to get P252 million from GSIS

Date Posted: 26 April 2021 More than 12,000 Employee Compensation (EC) pensioners will get a total of P252 million or Php20,000 in financial assistance each from the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) in compliance with Administrative Order No. 39 recently signed by President Duterte. Under the order, Pres. Duterte directs the grant of a one-time financial assistance to all EC pensioners, as they “experience undue financial hardships because of their vulnerabilities, and in anticipation of the prolonged economic impact of the (COVID-19) pandemic in their lives.” “While we are happy to announce that we will release Php20,000 one-time financial assistance...

GSIS to adopt contact tracing app StaySafe.ph starting Feb 8.

Date Posted: 7 February 2021 State pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) will adopt and use the official government contact tracing app StaySafe.ph at its head office in Pasay on February 8. GSIS branch offices will follow suit in the coming months. Through StaySafe.ph, visitors and employees of GSIS can easily register, report their health status, and provide a comprehensive contact tracing report for GSIS. “The use of StaySafe.ph app is mandated by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases and is consistent with our continuing efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus...

GSIS adopts LGU quarantine shelters for COVID-19 cases

Date Posted: December 9, 2020 As part of its corporate social responsibility program, the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) provided financial support to 15 Local Isolation and General Treatment Areas for COVID-19 cases (LIGTAS COVID) centers of selected local government units (LGUs) and jail facilities under the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP). This was after the pension fund signed individual memorandum of agreement (MOA) with each of the LGUs and BJMP in a combination of virtual and onsite event at the Coconut Palace in Pasay City last December 4. “The Adopt-A-LIGTAS COVID center program is another contribution of...