Publications

  • Join us at the Pharmacy Show 2017

    Fri 8th September 2017 The PDA

    Join us at the Pharmacy Show at the NEC on Sunday 8th of October where we will present our New PDA Road Map strategy in the Keynote Theatre at 5.00pm. 

  • Boots Pharmacists News

    Mon 31st July 2017 PDA Union

    Top Story: Pharmacists stand up to Boots in historic attempt to get an independent voice at work 

  • Violence in Pharmacies

    Thu 4th May 2017 The PDA

    The PDA have reissued their policy and associated resource pack on as part of their ongoing efforts to stop violence in pharmacies. 

  • Problem Clauses in Employment Contracts

    Fri 21st October 2016 The PDA

    This booklet gives examples of employment contract clauses that pharmacists and pre-registration graduates should avoid to ensure that they are not disadvantaged in the event of a dispute with their employer. 

  • PDA Locum Booklet – Rights & Responsibilities

    Tue 18th October 2016 PDA Union

    In 2009, the PDA received nearly 3,000 queries, of which over a fifth involved locum contract disputes. As such, we responded to our members' wishes by producing this guide to clarify your rights and to set realistic expectations in remedying any dispute or professional dilemma. The locum guide was revised in October 2016. 

  • Contract for Locum Services

    Tue 18th October 2016 The PDA

    This publication is a draft agreement that provides a locum with a balanced proposed contract to enter into negotiations with an employer. 

  • Boots Rest Break Policy for Pharmacists (Members Only)

    Fri 11th May 2012 Members Only The PDA

    The PDA has been contacted by a number of members concerning a Rest Break Policy which has been recently issued by Boots in conjunction with the Boots Pharmacists Association (BPA). A senior executive of the company has agreed to share a copy of the policy with the PDA. 

  • Boots FAQ (Members Only)

    Fri 4th May 2012 Union Members Only The PDA

    We've answered a number of Frequently Asked Questions from Boots pharmacists about the group action in respect of changes to Sunday premium payments. 

  • Insurance Policy Wording

    April 2007 The PDA

    A guide to your Professional Insurance and what to do in the event of a claim 

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