Health Text Messaging

Texting to Stay on Top of Your Health

mom child flying like planeWe care about keeping you and your family healthy, and want to make it easier to stay in touch! Our text messaging program can help you stay on top of your health with reminders and wellness tips that relate to you, such as:

  • Asthma
  • Breast and cervical cancer screenings
  • Controlling blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Doctor visits
  • Flu shots
  • Immunizations
  • Importance of taking your medicine as ordered 
  • Help quitting smoking

To receive text messages, text HEALTH to 85886


Para unirse, envie el texto SALUD a 85886


For More Information:

Have MassHealth?

You may be eligible for a free smartphone through the Lifeline program. This is a federal program that provides monthly home or wireless phone and broadband service to eligible households. Your income level and participation in programs like MassHealth will determine if you qualify.  Check to see if you qualify. 

Depending on your mobile carrier, standard message and data rates may apply. Text messages are not encrypted. Messages may be read by a 3rd party if your phone is stolen, hacked, or unsecured.

There is no fee to participate in this program. It is offered to all BMC HealthNet Plan MassHealth and Qualified Health Plan members.

Your participation in this program is optional. Your enrollment, eligibility, coverage, or benefits with BMC HealthNet Plan, will not be affected if you choose not to participate.

You can stop receiving messages at any time. Just text STOP to opt out.