Since 1965, the Guttmann neurorehabilitation centre (Barcelona, Spain) is specialized in the occupational rehabilitation of people with a serious brain injury.
Many patients travel to Barcelona to undergo personalized occupational rehabilitation programs: spinal cord injury rehabilitation, traumatic brain injury rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation.
Guttmann neurorehabilitation centre (Barcelona) is also specialized in neurodegenerative diseases, cerebral palsy and other severe pathologies of a neurological origin.
In 2019, Guttmann inaugurates a second occupational rehabilitation centre in Barcelona: the Guttmann Barcelona Brain Health. This new occupational rehabilitation centre is opening up to new pathologies: Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia, learning disabilities in children …
The Guttmann neurorehabilitation centre is accredited by the Joint Commission International, which certifies that the hospital meets international quality standards of health care.
Guttmann is included in the National Health Service and accredited as a Reference Hospital by the ‘Health Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia’.
The Guttmann neurorehabilitation centre is the Centre of Excellence in Spain for the treatment of complex spinal cord injury (Ministry of Health, Spain)
You can also book your medical appointment on WhatsApp or Viber at +34 657 460 421.
If you want a quote, please send a recent medical report.
Modern building with more than 20,000 m2.
Equipped with the most advanced technology
152 beds distributed in 4 hospitalization units
18 outpatient consulting rooms
7 rooms for diagnosis and treatment
1 surgical wing with 2 operating theatres and 2 resuscitation beds
A surface area of 3,697 m2 for functional rehabilitation (gym, occupational therapy, everyday activities, sports hall, hydrotherapy, running track…)
10,452 m2 of gardens
307 parking spaces (63 adapted)
2019 Inauguration of the new Guttmann Brain Health centre, in Barcelona. After more than fifty years devoted to spinal cord injuries and brain injuries, the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre is opening up to new pathologies in which it can contribute its knowledge and experience: Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia, learning disorders in children…
2017 EURECAT recognition of the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre as an Innovative Research Centre
2016 FAD Award (‘Foundation Avedis Donabedian’ – Fundación Avedis Donabedian).
2016 ACABS Award – ‘Camp de Tarragona Civic Action Against Social Barriers’ (Acción Cívica Antibarreras Sociales del Campo de Tarragona), in recognition of the work done by the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre for the inclusion and social recognition of people with disabilities.
2016 ACPRI Award (‘The Catalan Association of Protocol and International Relations’ – Asociación Catalana de Protocolo y Relaciones Internacionales).
2016 Blanquerna Health Award.
2016 “Mussol de l’Any” award, awarded by the Sant Quirze del Vallés Town Council.
2015 Gold Medal of Honour, awarded by the Parliament of Catalonia on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre.
2015 ASPID Award for the social integration of people with disabilities.
2015 ‘Francesc Macià’ Award, granted by the Government of the Generalitat of Catalonia (Gobierno de la Generalitat de Catalunya) in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre.
2015 Special Mention by ONCE at the ‘Solidarity Prizes’ ceremony. (Premios Solidaridad)
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2014 1st Prize in Road Safety at the 6th European Traffic Congress, for the “GAME OVER” programme in recognition of the contribution of the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre in the awareness and prevention of traffic accidents.
2012 “ACAEBH 40th Anniversary” Award, in the Private Institution category, awarded by the ‘Catalan Association of Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus’ (Asociación Catalana de Espina Bífida e Hidrocefalia).
2012 ‘Venus’ Prize (most prestigious recognition by the city) awarded by the Badalona City Council to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the inauguration of the new Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre in the municipality.
2011 Civic Merit Gold Medal, awarded by the Barcelona City Council to the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre in recognition of its forty-five year career.
2008 Award of the ‘National Federation of Paraplegic and Severely Physically Disabled Persons’ (la Federación Nacional de Parapléjicos y Grandes Discapacitados Físicos (ASPAYM) for its contribution and achievements in the treatment of spinal injury and in recognition of the scientific and clinical investigation work that it carries out.
2008 “PLACA DE LA MERCÈ ’08” distinction, granted by the Department of Justice of the Generalitat of Catalonia (Departamento de Justicia de la Generalitat de Catalunya).
2008 Special Commendation given by the Canovelles Town Council to the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre for its help and collaboration with the ‘Driver Education Unit’ (Unidad de Educación Viaria) of the local police of Canovelles.
2007 “Reina Sofia Award” for Rehabilitation and Integration, granted by the ‘Royal Disability Trust’ (Real Patronato sobre Discapacidad).
2007 Gold Medal of the Spanish Red Cross, for the activities carried out by the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre in support of the most underprivileged individuals and groups
2007 ‘Esteve’ Prize for the project ‘New care model for chronic pain in a spinal cord injury community’ (“Nuevo modelo de atención al dolor crónico en una población de lesionados medulares”).
2006 “IMSERSO Infanta Cristina” Award, in the R&D&I Category for New Technology and Technical Assistance, in recognition of the work of investigation carried out at the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre.
2006 The ‘Civil Guard’ (Guardia Civil) Badge of Honour for Merit, awarded by the Barcelona City Council to the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre.
2006 Badalona City Award, in the social field, granted by the Badalona City Council.
2005 GIMM Award for rehabilitative medical assistance, awarded by the ‘Mataró and Maresme Invalids Group Foundation’ (Fundació Grup d’Invàlids de Mataró i Maresme).
2005 CERMI Award in the Best Regional Action Category, for the work carried out to integrate people with disabilities.
2004 ASPAYM Award for the work of healthcare and comprehensive rehabilitation in support of people with spinal cord injury.
2002 Spirit of Sport Award, given by the ‘Sports Federation Union of Catalonia’ (Unión de Federaciones Deportivas de Catalunya).
2001 ‘Josep Trueta’ Award for Medical Merit, which is granted by the Generalitat of Catalonia (Generalitat de Catalunya).
1998 ASPID Award, granted by the ‘Association of Paraplegics and Physically Disabled of Lleida’ (la Asociación de Parapléjicos y Discapacitados Físicos de Lleida).
1995 ‘Creu de Sant Jordi’ Prize awarded by the Generalitat of Catalonia.
– International accreditation from the Joint Commission International, which certifies that the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre complies with international standards of quality healthcare and organizational management.
– Neurorehabilitation centre included in the National Health Service and accredited as a Reference Hospital by the ‘Health Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia’ (Departamento de Salud de la Generalitat de Catalunya).
– National Centre of Excellence for the treatment of complex spinal cord injury, by the ‘Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality’ (Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad).
– University Institute affiliated with the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
– Teaching Centre of Excellence in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation by the ‘Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality’ (Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad).
– ISO 14001 Certificate which certifies correct Environmental Management by the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre.
– EMAS Certificate (Community Regulation Eco-Management and Audit Scheme), which recognizes the organizations which have established an Environmental Management System and are committed to ongoing improvement.
Doctor Montserrat Bernabeu GuitartMedical Solutions Barcelona
Doctor Joan Vidal SamsóMedical Solutions Barcelona
Doctor Jesús Benito PenalvaMedical Solutions Barcelona
All of the 32 specialists at the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre (Barcelona, Spain) are highly qualified and specialized in specific fields of neurorehabilitation.
Do you want more information about the Guttmann Neurorehabilitation Centre (Barcelona, Spain)?
If you want a quote, please send a recent medical report.
You can also contact us on WhatsApp or Viber at +34 657 460 421.
GUTTMANN NEUROREHABILITATION HOSPITAL:
Camí de Can Ruti, s/n, 08916 (Badalona, Spain)
GUTTMANN BRAIN HEALTH INSTITUTE:
Carrer Garcilaso 57, 08027 (Barcelona, Spain)