Philippines, SSS Social Security System just launches their mobile application. It is for members to easily access their membership information through their mobile phones and tablets.
The SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel F. Dooc said that they launched the SSS mobile application to provide members an easier way to access their membership information without having to visit the SSS branches.
“Based on recent studies, smartphone usage in the Philippines will increase by 70 percent this year. In that regard, we are taking advantage of this opportunity by creating this SSS Mobile App so that members can easily access SSS information and services right at their fingertips,” Dooc said.
Who can download the app?
Every SSS members who are using a mobile phone or tablets with
Android 4.4 KitKat or higher and IOS 8.0 or higher can use the mobile app. It is free and you can download it from Google Play Store and Apple App Store.
How to use the app?
Users can immediately use the new SSS Mobile Application by just logging in their existing My.SSS account’s user ID and password. To those members who don’t have a My.SSS account yet, you can still use the SSS Mobile App by creating a new account. To create a new account, click “Register” in Apps’ sidebar.
Contribution status; sickness, maternity, disability and retirement claim information; Employees Compensation (EC) Medical status; salary loan application status and outstanding balance; location of SSS branch offices; and documentary requirements for SSS membership, benefit claims application (i.e. sickness, maternity, EC Medical, disability, retirement, funeral and death), personal data amendment, and UMID Card enrollment are the information that can be accessed through the SSS mobile app.
For data breach concerns, Chief Executive Dooc assured everyone that it won’t happen.
“Members need not worry on any possible data breach since the SSS Mobile App has its own security features and requires the entry of user ID and password,” Dooc explained.
For further inquiries, log.in to www.sss.gov.ph