The Pembroke Regional Hospital is a modern regional health care facility that contributes positively to the local economy, and is responsible for considerable growth in the ancillary health care sector within Pembroke.
This growing cluster includes: out-patient care; home health care; chiropractic care; nursing and residential facilities; and medical clinics. Another growing health care sub-sector is fitness, lifestyle and wellness centres that can be found in Pembroke and serve the greater central market population.
Combined employment in these health and related care sectors have a higher than expected concentration (25% greater than expected) in the Pembroke area. (source: McSweeney & Associates Management Consultants)