Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
4243 Nanaimo North/Lantzville
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.
Nanaimo North/Lantzville (CHSA 4243) is 49 km² in size and is an area north of the city of Nanaimo, located on the east coast of Vancouver Island. It is comprised of the District Municipality of Lantzville, Nanaimo neighbourhoods of Wellington and Dover, as well as the community of Nanoose First Nation. Geographical features include Page Lagoon, Keel Cove, Neck Point, Brannen Lake, and Green Lake.