Scrutiny of Health Committee - Friday, 8th March, 2024 10.00 am

Venue: The Grand, County Hall, Northallerton, DL7 8AD

Contact: Christine Phillipson  Email:

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Minutes of Committee meeting held on 13th December 2023 pdf icon PDF 254 KB


Chairman's Announcements

Any correspondence, communication or other business brought forward by the direction of the Chairman of the Committee.


Declarations of Interest


Public Questions or Statements

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice to Christine Phillipson, Principal Democratic Services Officer (contact details below) no later than midday on Tuesday 5th March 2024. Each speaker should limit himself/herself to 3 minutes on any item. Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:-


·       at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);

·       when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.



Director of Public Health's Annual Report - Summary of the Director of Public Health's Annual Report for Information pdf icon PDF 257 KB

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Airedale New Hospital Update - Francesca Hewitt, Senior Programme Manager - Securing the Future, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust


Neo Natal Services at Airedale pdf icon PDF 170 KB

Update on Neo Natal Services from Matthew Babirecki, Consultant Paediatrician, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust,

Sam Wallis, Consultant Neonatologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals Trust and

Sarah Halstead, Head of Specialised Commissioning Yorkshire and Humber, NHS England.

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Update on the Autism Strategy pdf icon PDF 504 KB

Presentation from Naomi Smith, Head of Health and Adult Services Planning, North Yorkshire Council and Kirsty Kitching, Assistant Director for the North Yorkshire Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Autism Partnership, Humber & North Yorkshire Integrated Care Board.



Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 269 KB

Report of Christine Phillipson, Principal Democratic Services Officer, North Yorkshire Council

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For Information pdf icon PDF 581 KB

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Other business which the Chairman agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances