Northwestern Memorial Hospital is one of the nation’s preeminent academic medical centers with over 1,600 physicians, almost 900 beds, and more than 3 million square feet of medical building space. Glavin Security Specialists fully manages the lock shop and all locksmith functions on-site for the facility.
The relationship between Glavin and Northwestern Memorial Hospital has developed over the past 32 years. Through those years Glavin has worked with Northwestern Memorial both as a vendor and as a consultant.
Currently, Glavin handles all of NMH’s locksmith services as well as door and door hardware maintenance across the campus. In addition, Glavin provides and services wireless electronic locks and locking devices.
Over the years various Facility Managers at NMH have questioned the cost of outsourcing the locksmith services. However, over the past 32 years it has been apparent that Glavin has been able to perform the work better, faster and cheaper than the in-house maintenance personnel. The expertise of Glavin’s work results in more cost effective and secure locksmith services.