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Financial help for having Long COVID

Requested from ECC by A. Boyero at 11:54 AM on Jul 17, 2022.
Purpose: Asking for financial help
Date of Coverage: 06/18/2021 - Invalid date
Tracking no: #ECC-908874057505

Boyero 11:54 AM, Jul 17, 2022

Hi! I have filed for financial help and submitted last October 25, 2021. Up to now, there is no update. Until this day I am suffering from the long term effect of COVID. A spinal disc was developed in my body and I am undergoing therapies every week. I was advised by my physician to have spinal surgery, but I need financial help. I am taking a lot of different medicines. Please help me get the financial aid, I badly need it. Thankyou and God bless

Galasinao 09:46 AM, Jul 29, 2022

July 29, 2022

Dear Anna Marie Boyero,


Thank you for your request dated Jul 17, 2022 11:54:06 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Financial help for having Long COVID.

Response to Request

All information provided in eFOI are made public. For privacy, we will provide the information through email. Thank you


    -The Employees' Compensation Program (ECP) aims to provide disability or death benefits due to work-connected sickness or injury; 

    -ECP covers all civilian employees in the government with GSIS coverage including uniformed personnel and all compulsory members of the SSS;

    -SSS serves as implementing agency of ECP in the private sector whereas GSIS implements the ECP in the public sector; the Employees' Compensation Commission (ECC) serves as appeal and policy-making body of the ECP; as implementing agency in the private sector, the evaluation of EC claims resides in the SSS; 

    -EC benefits are distinct and separate from SSS and GSIS benefits; 

    -EC cash assistance serves as accessory benefits to EC disability or death benefits due to work-connected covid19;

    For more information, you may reach us through our chatbot in our website ecc.gov.ph or FB page facebook.com/ecc.official

    Thank you. God Bless.

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If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

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Thank you.


Jay Galasinao
FOI Receiving Officer

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