Kaazim Hawkins joined the Independence Blue Cross Foundation in 2017. In his current role as a Program Specialist, he is responsible for managing the Foundation’s Addressing Health Priorities grant program, which supports the Healthy Hearts and Supporting Treatment and Overdose Prevention (STOP) Initiatives. Kaazim previously worked as a Business Specialist in Provider Services at IBC and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Community, Environment, and Development from Penn State.
Did you know that 70 percent of prescription drug abusers gain access to opioids through people they know? Today, keeping unused medications in your home can be a danger. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day promotes a convenient and responsible way to safely dispose of them.
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 28