Meetings will take place later over the future of children's heart surgery. Non urgent surgery was cancelled at Leeds General Infirmary last week. In the meantime Newcastle's Freeman hospital has been taking referrals.
Children's heart surgery is set to resume at Leeds General Infirmary after days of uncertainty over its future.
A health expert from the North East says an argument about the future of children's heart services in our region has wasted time and money.
The Children's Heart Federation says the interests of management at the LGI have been "put ahead of critically ill children".