• Ability E-Newsletter – July 2021

    Wed 14th July 2021 The PDA

    Welcome to this month's PDA Ability Network Update. This edition includes information on the Disability Confident Scheme, guidance on how to improve your mental health and well-being at work and disabled worker's experiences of working during the pandemic.  

  • Pharmacists are being asked to switch pharmacies during the day

    Mon 5th July 2021 The PDA

    The PDA is receiving a growing number of queries from members who report being pressurised by pharmacy multiple employers to close the branch they are working in part way through the opening hours and travel to open another branch later.  

  • Boots Newsletter – June 2021

    Wed 30th June 2021 The PDA

    Keeping you informed of all the PDA Union activities within Boots 

  • Insight Online – June 2021

    Mon 28th June 2021 The PDA

    In this issue, we encourage you to help save community pharmacies in England. Also, find out how PDA membership has grown by more than 15% in the last two years, and read our latest Member Voice article: 'Working as a pharmacist with OCD'.  

  • Student e-newsletter – June 2021

    Wed 23rd June 2021 The PDA

    In this edition, read first-hand accounts of how MPharm students across the UK are coping with studying during a global pandemic. 

  • Insight Scotland magazine – Summer 2021

    Thu 17th June 2021 The PDA

    This month, the PDA distributed hard copies of the latest issue of INSIGHT magazine to members and to pharmacies across Scotland.  

  • Stop “Fire and rehire”

    Wed 16th June 2021 The PDA

    The PDA support a private member’s bill which has its first reading in Parliament today and hopes to outlaw the practice of “Fire and rehire” which is increasingly being used by employers to cut employee benefits. 

  • BAME Pharmacists’ Network – June Update

    Wed 9th June 2021 The PDA

    Welcome to this month's BAME Pharmacists' Network Update.  

  • Insight Online – May 2021

    Mon 24th May 2021 The PDA

    In this issue, we introduce new guidance on administering the COVID-19 vaccine, also find out how you can access our new guide: 'Discrimination and the pregnant employee'. We also encourage you to take part in our new Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Survey.  

  • Insight Online – April 2021

    Mon 26th April 2021 The PDA

    Welcome to the latest issue of Insight Online - the regular mailing that keeps you up-to-date on PDA news and events, as well as issues that may affect you at work. 

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