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PDA Insight – Autumn 2012

The PDA Insight for Autumn 2012 concentrates on Balancing the supply and demand for Pharmacists and oncall negotiations

September 2012 The PDA


  • PDA writes to the Minister about RP regulations – again!
  • PDA developments in Northern Ireland
  • PDA Union develops links with Irish Union
  • P medicines on self-selection?
  • Lloyds pharmacy withholds four year ‘golden handcuffs’ bonus
  • PDA Union wins £80,000 settlement
  • Scottish Review of Pharmaceutical Care
  • Is touching a patient’s body part of pharmacy practice?
  • Who carries the can for a dispensing error?
  • PDA submits premises regulation proposals to GPhC
  • Patient safety; Common Errors
  • PDA Conference reports
  • How the Boots tribunal was won
  • Protecting your terms and conditions of employment
  • The PDA Plus Benefits scheme
  • Devolution – an opportunity to increase demand for pharmacists

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  • Boots Edition

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  • Community Pharmacist Edition

  • Hospital Pharmacist Edition

  • Primary Care Pharmacist Edition


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