GSIS to pay pending work-related medical claims

Date Posted: August 26, 2016 GSIS is now processing all qualified employee compensation (EC) medical reimbursement claims that were filed before 22 December 2013 by members who sustained work-connected diseases or accidents. The Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC) approved the payment of the pending EC claims on 1 July 2016 via Board Resolution (BR) No. 16-05-19. ECC is the policy-making body that implements the Employees’ Compensation Program for public and private sector employees and their dependents in the event of work-related contingencies, such as sickness, injury, disability, or death. Prior to BR No. 16-05-19, ECC issued BR 13-10-13 effective 22 December...