Archive for July, 2018

Information Circular No 20/2018: In-Patient and Out-Patient Hospital Charges – Members of the PDF and their Dependents

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Members are reminded that NO in-patient or out-patient hospital charges should be raised in respect of Permanent Defence Force members and their dependents who attend public hospitals as public patients. The Charge Applies to the Following Public Facilities: Emergency departments Accident and emergency departments Casualty departments Minor injury units Urgent care centres Local injury units […]

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Information Circular No 19/2018: Access and Printing of Payslips & P60’s

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Following representations, PDFORRA have been advised by the Department of Defence that facilities are in place in all Defence Force Barracks to ensure that those who cannot access the Core-Portal on their personal devices, can access their payslips/P60 on Defence Force PC’s – printers are also available for this purpose. Alternatively, in the event that […]

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Information Circular No 18/2018: Result of Adjudication: Loss of Earnings (EOD- Gormanston)

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

An Adjudication hearing regarding compensation for Loss of Earnings for EOD personnel following the cessation of duties at that location took place on the 7th of June 2018. Following the presentation of arguments by both the Department of Defence and PDFORRA, a finding was issued by the Adjudicator on the 11th of June 2018. In […]

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Information Circular No 17/2018: Launch of the PDFORRA Medical Assistance Scheme (PMAS)

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Deductions for the PDFORRA Medical Assistance Scheme (PMAS) will commence with effect from 11th July 2018. The Scheme has been hugely successful with more than 850 members signing up in advance and this launch would not be possible without the support of you the members. Those who have already contacted the Administrator seeking advice on […]

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