Phnom Penh—H.E. Meng Hong, Deputy Director of the National Social Security Fund and Representative of H.E. Ouk Samvithyea, Delegate of the Royal Government in charge as Director of the National Social Security Fund, said that so far, NSSF has collaborated with some ministries to hand out its membership cards to civil servants and contract officials. On Thursday morning of 10 January 2019, NSSF collaborated with Anti-Corruption Unit to dispensed 408 cards to civil servants and contract officials of the ministry concerned for accessing health care services in the health facilities signed the agreement with NSSF.
He added that through the proudly successful implementation of social security schemes for private sectors, so far the Royal Government trusts and authorizes NSSF as a unique operator with a view to administrate and manage social security schemes on Occupational Risk for Public Employees and on Health Care for Public Employees, Former Civil Servants, and Veterans as stipulated in Royal Kret No. NS/RKT/0217/078, dated 01 February 2017.
He affirmed that since 2018 the social security scheme on Health Care for Public Employees, Former Civil Servants, and Veterans has provided the following benefit packages:
- Medical care services
- Patient or victim referral in case of emergency
- Corpse transportation
- Health prevention services.
Until now, public employees, former civil servants, and veterans have accessed medical care services amounted to 30,727 cases/times.
H.E. Em Chanthul, Benefactor of Anti-Corruption Unit, realized that the NSSF membership card is a good achievement of the Royal Government of Cambodia with the aim of providing benefits to civil servants and workers.