SMS texting terms and conditions

Join our texting program

GEHA lets members and prospective members subscribe to receive marketing, plan information and wellness related text messages. To subscribe, text JOIN to 47663. By texting JOIN to 47663, you are opting in to GEHA’s text message program and confirming your acceptance of these SMS Texting Terms and Conditions. To stop receiving texts from GEHA and opt out of GEHA’s text message program, text STOP to 47663. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency may vary. For additional help on participating in the text message program, please email GEHA or call 800.821.6136.

GEHA respects your right to privacy. For additional information regarding our use of information collected through our text messages program, please click to view our privacy policy.

Compatible carriers

Supported carriers may change from time to time, but currently include AT&T, ACS/Alaska, Alltel, Bluegrass Cellular, Boost, Cellcom, Cellsouth, Cellular One, Cellular One of East Central Illinois, Centennial Wireless, Cincinnati Bell, Cox Communications, Cricket, EKN/Appalachian Wireless, GCI, Illinois Valley Cellular, Immix/Keystone Wireless, Inland Cellular, MetroPCS, Nex-Tech Wireless, Rural Cellular Corporation, Sprint, Thumb Cellular, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, United Wireless, Verizon Wireless, Virgin Mobile and West Central (WCC).  Neither GEHA nor the mobile carriers (such as T-Mobile) are liable for delayed or undelivered messages.

Your mobile telephone number

By opting in from a cellular telephone number, you represent to GEHA that you can legally provide consent to receive text messages on that cellular telephone line. You agree that if and before you disconnect that cellular telephone line, you will opt out, as described above, in order to stop future text messages from being sent to that number. 


To receive GEHA text messages, you must be a resident of the United States and 18 years of age or older. GEHA reserves the right to require you to prove that you are at least 18 years of age. You understand and acknowledge that you may not sign up for, access, or attempt to access or use GEHA’s text messages program from countries other than the United States.

Changes to Terms and Conditions

GEHA may revise, modify, or amend these SMS Texting Terms and Conditions at any time. Any such revision, modification, or amendment shall take effect when it is posted to GEHA’s website. You agree to review these SMS Texting Terms and Conditions periodically to ensure that you are aware of any changes. Your continued consent to receive GEHA text messages will indicate your acceptance of those changes. 

Termination and indemnification

GEHA may terminate any text messages program or your participation in it at any time with or without notice, including, for example, before you have received any or all messages that you otherwise would have received, but these SMS Texting Terms and Conditions still will apply. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless GEHA, its officers, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, directors, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors and suppliers from and against any and all claims, charges, complaints, damages, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) due to, arising out of or relating in any way to your use of, or access to, the text messages program.