Medical Providers

As the State of Rhode Island’s leading workers' compensation carrier, Beacon Mutual is dedicated to promoting and supporting the highest quality medical care available. Our Preferred Provider Network (PPN) helps us maintain this mission by offering superior medical care and state-of-the-art treatment options. All medical providers are expected to follow Medical Advisory Board (MAB) protocols and bill according to the Rhode Island Fee Schedule. 

Please complete your Department of Labor & Training forms and fax to the Beacon Claim Department as soon as possible at 401-825-2980.  Click here to open the Forms & Documents page to download a copy of the forms.

As a medical provider, you can expect:

  1. Prompt payment for services rendered. 
  2. Professional response to requests and questions. 
  3. Personal communication. 

For prompt service in seeking authorization to treat an injured worker:

Providers should fax their treatment request to 401-825-2854.
The utilization management unit can also be reached by phone at 401-825-2989.

For determining the status of bill payment:

Providers should call Mitchell International at 1-800-732-0153.

Beacon’s medical bill review specialists at Mitchell International adjust bills to state fee schedules and pay medical providers fairly and reasonably.  All processes are done electronically, providing accurate, fair and timely payments to medical providers and cost containment for policyholders.  

Paper bills should be mailed to:

Mitchell International Paper Billing
Mailstop WCS BMIC 135801
     P.O. Box 2974
Clinton, IA  52733-2974