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  • Insight Online – June 2024

    Tue 25th June 2024 The PDA

    This month, learn about our manifesto for the pharmacy profession in the run-up to the general election and how we are helping members following changes to their pension scheme. Plus, find out more about our upcoming member-exclusive events! 

  • Insight Online – May 2024

    Thu 30th May 2024 The PDA

    This month, learn about how we are supporting a wider role for pharmacists and find out why we can't support DiCE's best practice guidance for online prescribing. Plus, read about some of the ways you can get involved in helping to improve the working lives of pharmacists. 

  • Insight Online – April 2024

    Mon 29th April 2024 The PDA

    This month, learn about how we are defending our members by fighting the discrimination they face and how the Pharmacy First thresholds are adding pressure on pharmacists. Plus, read about some useful resources that will support you in your career! 

  • Welcome to the April 2024 PDA Education Update

    Wed 3rd April 2024 The PDA

    PDA Education provides FREE training and support to PDA members. This newsletter highlights the latest activities, training opportunities, and support available. 

  • Insight Online – March 2024

    Tue 26th March 2024 The PDA

    This month, learn about the latest ways we are representing your interests and raising your concerns with the government. We also announce the appointment of our new PDA Director of Pharmacy, Jay Badenhorst. Plus, find out about the range of upcoming FREE events and courses designed to support you in your career. 

  • Welcome to the PDA NHS Pharmacists’ Newsletter – March 2024

    Thu 21st March 2024 The PDA

    In our latest newsletter, read about the issues with being on-call and the potential impact on the work/life balance and wellbeing of pharmacists. We also detail one member's journey to become a PDA Rep and find out more about a FREE upcoming development day for PDA Reps and active members.  

  • Insight Online – February 2024

    Tue 27th February 2024 The PDA

    This month, we remind you that there are only a few days before the deadline to respond to the important DHSC consultation on supervision and explain how you can have your say. We also ask members practising in England's community pharmacy to share any evidence of business behaviours that jeopardise the Pharmacy First Scheme. 

  • Response to misinformation about PDA cover

    Tue 27th February 2024 The PDA

    Recently an individual posted a comment on social media in which they wrongly alleged that a pharmacist operating as a limited company would not be covered by the PDA if they make an error. 

  • Insight Online – January 2024

    Mon 29th January 2024 The PDA

    This month, we shared your concerns with the Commons Health and Social Care Committee as part of its inquiry into pharmacy. We also provided you with an update on the HMRC's locum tax status enquiry. 

  • NAWP Newsletter – January 2024

    Thu 25th January 2024 The PDA

    In this issue, read a review of NAWP's work in 2023 and their plans for this year. Also, learn about eco-conscious feminine hygiene products. 

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