Lower Thompson
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)

1433 Lower Thompson

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.

Lower Thompson (CHSA 1433) is 16,050 km² in size and is located in the south central interior of British Columbia. It is comprised of the communities of Logan Lake, Lac Le Jeune, and Chase. First Nations communities include the following: Adams Lake (Sexqeltqin), Skeetchestn (Sk�tsesten), Whispering Pines/Clinton (Stil'qw/Pellt�q't), North Thompson (Simpcw), Neskonlith (Sk'atsin), and Little Shuswap (Qw7ewt).[1]

Provided by Health Sector Information, Analysis, and Reporting Division, B.C. Ministry of Health

Health Authority:

1 Interior

Health Service Delivery Area:

14 Thompson Cariboo Shuswap

Local Health Area:

143 Kamloops

Community Health Service Area:

1433 Lower Thompson

Primary Care Network community: