Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
4321 Campbell River
Community Health Service Areas (CHSAs) in British Columbia (B.C.) are administrative bounds nested within Local Health Areas (LHAs) as defined by the B.C. Ministry of Health. This CHSA health profile contains information about the community’s demographics, socio-economic and health/disease status as represented through various community health indicators. The purpose of CHSA health profiles is to help B.C.’s primary care network partners, public health professionals and community organizations better understand the health needs of a specific community and to provide evidence for service provisioning and prevention strategies.
Campbell River (CHSA 4321) is 150 km² in size and is located on the east coast of central Vancouver Island. It is comprised of Campbell River, and the following First Nations communities: Homalco (Church House), Campbell River (Wei Wai Kum), and Cape Mudge (We Wai Kai). Major establishments include the Campbell River General Hospital and Campbell River Airport. Provincial parks include Elk Falls Provincial Park. Geographical features include John Hart Lake and McIvor Lake.