Why sign up for Bronx4Bronx text messages?
Bronx4Bronx provides the people and patients of our community the resources to help them help each other. When you sign up to receive text messages, you will be sent useful information to distribute to friends and neighbors. You can help make the Bronx a healthier, more informed place to live.
What will the texts say?
Text messages will include weekly reminders regarding screenings, treatment updates and news. The first set of messages will be about breast cancer and we are considering addressing other disease types in the future, including diabetes, HIV and AIDS.
Is it free to sign up?
Yes. It does not cost anything to sign up for Bronx4Bronx text messages. Standard text message rates apply. Ask your carrier for details. Text messages are sent as “no reply.”
How do I sign up to receive weekly text messages?
Just text Bx4Bx to 32075. Then, you will receive text messages regularly. Reply QUIT or STOP to cancel at any time.
What if I have questions about the information in the texts I receive?
Learn more about breast cancer by visiting www.montefiore.org/breast-cancer
Use of Montefiore Bronx4Bronx does not create a physician-patient relationship with any Montefiore medical professional. You should consult with a medical or health professional before making any decisions based upon the information in these text messages. Never disregard professional medical advice, or delay in seeking it, because of something you have read on Bronx4Bronx text messages. Never rely on this information in place of seeking professional medical advice.