Peace River South Rural
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
5314 Peace River South Rural
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.
Peace River South Rural (CHSA 5314) is 26,170 km² in size and located in northeastern British Columbia, bordering Alberta. It is comprised of the communities of Kelly Lake, Pouce Coupe, Rolla, Moberly Lake, and the First Nations communities of West Moberly and Saulteau. Geographical features include the Hart Ranges, the Pioneer Range, and the Murray Range.