Global Medical Care - Medical Service in Salou

Global Medical Care Salou is a medical services company with a network of medical centers and offices along the Costa Daurada of Tarragona, from where we offer our clients a wide portfolio of medical services in Salou with the best possible care. A multilingual medical-health team provides the necessary human factor in our work.

After a few years of experience in emergency medicine adapted to international tourism on the Tarragona coast, in 2005 Dr. Agustí Vendrell and Dr. Fernando Lax decided to undertake a business adventure together and founded Global Medical Care, with the intention to apply their experience and values ​​to the local and visiting population.


Our mission

Our Mission is the full satisfaction of the patient thanks to a medical assistance of the highest quality accompanied by an exclusive, personalized treatment, which prioritizes the human-emotional factor..

Consolidate ourselves as a benchmark in innovation and excellence in the provision of private medicine services, tourism medicine, driver recognition center, psychology, sports medicine, home visits and state-of-the-art health services..

And also to be a reference medical service for national and international insurance companies in the medical care of their clients with health problems when they are away from home..

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The values ​​that differentiate us


    We guarantee the best services by committing ourselves to our patients in the optimal solutions.


    We invest our "know-how" in the constant change and improvement of processes and services, anticipating trends and providing continuous improvements.


    We offer a security and privacy framework guiding our efforts in creating ties in three directions: company-workers-patients.


    Our human team, aligned with the company, facilitates a fluid work environment where communication, planning, cooperation and consistency prevail.


    We do the right thing, with the utmost respect for the patient, with responsibility and control.

Corporate Social Responsibility

It is a commitment of Global Medical Care to generate values ​​and wealth in our environment, for this reason we promote medical-health learning processes by launching interesting training activities.

We link with institutions, educational centers and companies in the sector as well as with the society of our environment, in order to join forces and achieve benefits for the community.


Elena Rubio


  • Degree in psychology
  • Master Practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
  • Specialist in projective clinical psychodiagnosis and dynamic psychotherapy
  • Specialist in Therapeutic Psychology
  • Business consultant and trainer
  • Professor in different business schools and universities in Spain and Latin America, in postgraduate masters such as ICADE, EDAE, ESDEN, UPSA and others
  • Author of several management and self-help books such as TÚ TAMBIÉN PUEDES, Ed. EDAF 2013
  • Collaborate with different media
  • Specialized in cutting-edge psychotherapies and support for people in situations of illness
  • Projective Clinical Diagnosis; Dynamic Psychology; Transpersonal Psychology; Neuro-Linguistic Programming; Reconstructive Clinical Hypnosis; Positive Psychology; Energy Psychology; Emotional Freedom Techniques, EFT; The Work; Ito-Thermie-Therapy; Naikan method; Art-Therapy and Creative and Movement Therapies. Stress-Therapy (mind-body-emotion); Zen therapy; Medical Chi-Kung- Energy Rebalance and other techniques of high therapeutic value
General medicine

Dr. Fernando Lax Durany

General medicine

  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Lleida Faculty of Medicine (University of Barcelona) 1992
  • Master in Evaluation Medicine and Medical Expertise. University of Barcelona (2013-2014)
  • Director of Radiodiagnosis facilities. Accreditation title SC2-Formació S.L. year 2002
  • Training and diploma in Emergencies in Otorhinolaryngology. Joan XXIII University Hospital of Tarragona
  • Diploma of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques in medical emergencies. Working group of the polytraumatized patient. University Hospital 'Marques de Valdecillas'
  • Course on approach to vascular patients for non-specialist doctors
  • Professional experience
  • Company doctor for workers associated with FREMAP. U.T.E. Lleida
  • Company doctor in health surveillance. Medical check-ups in mobile unit for workers
  • Emergencies and emergencies of the medical service of the Disco "Wonder" Lleida
  • Centros Médicos Catalunya. S.LMedical assistance in emergencies and home in Costa Daurada
  • Doctor of the Ordino-Arcalís Ski Resort (VALLNORD) in Andorra. Medical and trauma emergencies
  • Medical director of the company Costa Dorada Medical Centers S.L
  • Manager and Medical Director of Global Medical Care S.L.P (2005 to present)
  • 25 years of experience in medical emergencies for tourist patients on the Costa Daurada (Tarragona)
Sports medicine

Dr. José Pablo Arévalo Carvajal

Physical Education and Sports Medicine

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Rosario. Title approved by the Ministry of Education and Science on January 17, 2007
  • Concurrent Physician of the Pediatric Clinic of the Nuestra Señora del Rosario Foundation (December 2005- July 2007)
  • Medical Specialist in Physical Education and Sports Medicine (MEFIDE). Training M.l.R. from the University of Barcelona. Title issued by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports
  • Professional experience in Sports Medicine
  • Futbol club Barcelona Rotating resident doctor of the FCB Medical Service (2011-2012)
  • Catalan Football Federation
  • Doctor of the male and female Beach Soccer Teams. (2011-2014)
  • Gimnàstic Club Tarragona
  • Assistant doctor of the first soccer team. (2011-2014)
  • Coordinating Physician at the Steelman X International Project (2013-2014)
  • Doctor of the Catalan Cycling Cup (2011)
  • Gymnastics and Fencing Club of Rosario (Argentina) Emergency physician derived from sports practice (2005 - 2006)
  • Professional experience in General Medicine and Pediatrics.
  • Regional Hospital Juan XXIII Tarragona Deputy Doctor on call of the Emergency Service. (2012-2014)
  • Muralles Primary Care Center. Tarragona
  • Doctor in continuous care of Family and Community Medicine (2007-2014)
  • Vendrell Hospital. Xarxa Sanitària i Social de Santa Tecla
  • Pediatric Emergency Physician and Pediatric Continuing Care. (2007 - 2008)
General medicine

Dr. Mahavir Prasad Jain

General medicine

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery with a Master's degree
  • Pleven Higher Institute of Medicine. Pleven. Bulgaria (2003) Title protected by the European Community
  • Complementary course for doctors in Infectious and Tropical Diseases
  • "Ranthambhore Sevika Hospital", Rajasthan, India (2004)
  • Professional experience
  • General medicine and medical emergencies. Primary care. Global Medical Care, Salou, Spain (2010-2019)
  • General practitioner for the IMSERSO program. Primary care. Global Medical Care, Salou, Spain (2011-2019)
  • General and emergency physician. Primary care. MS Doctor, Salou, Spain (2010
  • Physician, member of the Disability Assessment Team (EVO) .C.A.P, Sofia, Bulgaria (2008-2009)
  • General practitioner, emergency and civil protection (SLPS) GSHL Corp. and C.A.P. Sofia, Bulgaria (2005-2008)
  • General practitioner. CAP, Khandar, India (2003-2004)
General medicine

Dr. Agustí Vendrell Claramunt

General medicine

  • Training
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery - University of Barcelona - 1989
  • Master in Health Economics and Health Management - UB-U. Pompeu Fabra - 1996
  • Postgraduate in Physiological Aging Medicine - University of Barcelona - 2014
  • Postgraduate in Cosmetic and Aesthetic Medicine - University of Barcelona - 2014
  • Professional experience
  • Traumatology - Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Hospital de la Vall d’Aran
  • General Medicine - Centros Medicos Catalunya, Global Medical Care
  • Surgery-trauma emergencies - Hospital de Sant Joan de Deu, Hospital de la Vall d’Aran, Mutua Intercomarcal del Vallés, General Hospital of Manresa, Center Medic Quirurgic Reus
  • Aesthetic Medicine - Global Medical Care
General medicine

Dr. Roberto Lucea Morales

Physical Education and Sports Medicine

  • Training
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery - URV - 2000
  • Specialist in Physical Education and Sports Medicine - University of Barcelona - 2010
  • CPR, BLS and external defibrillation instructor
  • Professional experience
  • General Medicine - Centros Medicos Catalunya
  • Sports Medicine - Sant Pau i Santa Tecla Hospital, Sant Antoni Abad Hospital, Terres de l’Ebre Clinic, Global Medical Care
  • Coordinator of the Provincial Center of the Tarragona Red Cross (health transport area)
  • Sporting events - Spanish Athletics Championships (Barcelona 2009, 2010) Junior Athletics World Championships (Barcelona 2012), Swimming Championships (Barcelona 2013), Roller Skating World Championships (Reus 2014)
Osteopathy / Medical acupuncture / Therapeutic massage

Patricia Da Cruz Colkett

Osteopathy / Medical acupuncture / Therapeutic massage

  • Training
  • University Master's Degree in Osteopathy from the British School of Osteopathy in London (2012-2016) General Osteopathy, Advanced Spinal Manipulation, Visceral Osteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy and Sacral Osteopathy.
  • Medical acupuncture (western adaptation of Chinese acupuncture) and dry needling..
  • Diploma in sports and therapeutic massage including: Pre and postnatal massage, Stability Ball Training, Prevention and recovery of sports injuries and soft tissue manipulation, Muscle relaxation and treatment of musculoskeletal pain, Pre and post competitive massage.
  • Lymphatic massage therapy
  • Personal Trainer Diploma
  • Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Dance teaching diploma. ESOL. and capoeira.
  • Professional experience
  • Osteopath, Global Medical Care. 2016 to date
  • Osteopath, Avenue Osteopathy Clinic. 2016 to date
  • Interim Osteopath, Denise Callaghan Clinic. 2016 to 2017
  • Osteopath, British School of Clinical Osteopathy (BSO Clinic). 2014 to 2016
  • Masseuse (Deportivo & amp; DLM) and Personal Trainer. 2008 to date
  • Managing Director, Latin Tribe Ltd. April 2007 to 2009
  • Professional Dance Teacher. 1991 to date

Cori González Jasans


  • Training
  • Degree in Psychology from the Rovira i Virgili University (2004-2009 Tarragona)
  • Master in clinical and health psychology, by the URV Foundation (Tarragona 2009-2011)
  • General health psychology accreditation
  • Theoretical - practical course in Mindfulness therapy at CEDIPTE (2015-2016)
  • Expert Course on Mood Disorders and Depression at CEDIPTE (2015-2016)
  • Professional experience
  • Psychology internship at the Center for Attention and Follow-up to Drug Addiction at the Sant Joan University Hospital. 2009
  • Master's degree in clinical and health psychology, in the psycho-oncology unit of the Sant Joan de Reus University Hospital. 2010
  • Technician in labor orientation at l’Eina Servei d’Ocupació del Vendrell. 2011
  • Piscologist at Baix Camp Medical Center - Driver Recognition Center. 2011-2013
  • Psychologist at Global Medical Care (2014 - Present)

Dra. Montserrat Valero

Clinical psychologist

  • Degree in Psychology, from the UA.B. (2002
  • Master in Sports and Physical Activity Psychology, from the U.A.B. (2004)
  • Doctor in Psychology, from the U.A.B. (2010)
  • Health Master in Child-Adolescent Clinical Psychology, by the AEPCC (2013)
  • Trainer of Trainers, UNIR-SEPE (2014).
  • Professional experience
  • Researcher in the research group 2009SGR-535, by the Generalitat de Catalunya, in the Sports Psychology Laboratory, U.A.B. (2003-2010)
  • Professor in the degree of Psychology, U.A.B. (2007-2010)
  • Professor in the master's degree in Sports and Physical Activity Psychology, U.A.B.-INEFC (2007-2010)
  • Professor of the postgraduate course in Healthy Lifestyle, U.A.B. (2004-2010)
  • Trainer / teacher in a job placement program for young people, Vila-seca (Tarragona) (2011)
  • Professor in the degree of Teacher of Early Childhood Education, U.N.I.R. (2014-present)
  • Psychologist, Co-therapist in private practice, Barcelona (2007-2010)
  • Adult and child clinical psychologist, Ágora Psychological Center, Vila-seca (Tarragona) (2012-2013)
  • Child-adolescent clinical psychologist, Global Medical Care Medical Center, Salou (Tarragona) (2013-present)
  • Sports Psychologist, Physical Education and Sports Medicine Service, Global Medical Care, Salou (Tarragona) (2013-present)
  • Member of the Catalan Association of Sports Psychology (ACPE)
  • Member of the Grup de Treball de Psicología del Deporte, belonging to the Official College of Psychologists of Tarragona.

Zaytuna Girfanova

University Diploma of Nursing (D.U.E)

  • University Diploma in Nursing from the Rovira i Virgili University (Tarragona) 2008 - 2011
  • Languages: Spanish, Catalan, Russian, English and Norwegian.
  • Professional experience
  • Receptionist at MS-Doctors medical center (Salou) 2006 - 2009
  • Inpatient ward nurse for ENT, surgery, internal medicine, pulmonology, digestive and palliative care at Akersus University Hospital (Norway) 2012 - 2019
  • Nurse in Psychiatric Residence in Vilasante (Burgos) 2011
  • Nurse at Global Medical Care (Salou) 2018 - present
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SARS CoV2 rapid antigen test (high sensitivity and specificity)

Performed after taking a nasopharyngeal sample using a fine swab with a result in 15 minutes. Detect the presence of the virus. Indicated in symptomatic people and screening of positive contacts. PVP: € 35.00. We deliver certified results.

Test PCR (rRT-PCR)

Taking nasopharyngeal samples for the determination of CRP in the laboratory. Indicated for positive contacts and for trips abroad. Various modalities:

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  • Express PCR: result in a few hours.

The express mode increases the price.

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Determination in 12 minutes of the antibodies (defenses) produced by the body after a COVID-19 infection. It is done with a small prick on the finger.

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