STRUCTURE: GP practices in North Yorkshire and York PCT have joined one of five emerging clinical commissioning groups.

Practices in Cravel have joined the Airedale, Wharfedale & Craven group, which also includes practices currently under Bradford & Airedale PCT.

The other groups are Hambleton, Richmondshire & Whitby, Scarborough, Vale of York, and Harrogate & Rural District.

One practice, Bentham Medical Practice, is a member of the South Lakeland locality of the Cumbria Senate CCG.