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Liane Powell

Liane has worked in screening since 2013, firstly as an Antenatal and Newborn Screening Coordinator for a multi-site NHS Trust, then as Project Lead within the Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme.
She loves the variety and depth of the work within the Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes, and the rewards and challenges that working within PHE Screening brings.
She is a registered midwife and nurse and remains focussed on enabling high quality care for women and babies.
She lives near the Lake District and enjoys spending time exploring the Lakeland fells with her family, from their trusty campervan.

Easy guide for Down’s syndrome, Edwards’ syndrome and Patau’s syndrome screening updated thanks to expert users

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Updated easy guide published that explains NHS screening for Down’s syndrome, Edwards’ syndrome and Patau’s syndrome, including information about non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT).

How to prepare for the updated version of Screening tests for you and your baby

An updated version of the Screening tests for you and your baby leaflet will be available to order soon. This blog article explains when and how to order copies.

NHS antenatal and newborn screening digital information: next steps

Directing people to digital information about NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes should now be business as usual.

Antenatal and newborn screening information – digital by default

Women looks at her mobile phone to access screening information.

Antenatal and newborn screening providers should now be signposting parents routinely to digital versions of information leaflets rather than automatically handing out printed leaflets.