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Medical Benefits Available through Workers’ Compensation

Call Our Rhode Island Workers’ Comp Lawyers to Learn More

All injuries cause problems, but a work injury creates additional worries. If you cannot return to work, how will you pay the medical expenses incurred by the injury? It is a valid concern, but fortunately, workers' compensation takes care of your medical bills.

Karns & Kerrison provides representation to injured workers in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. We can answer all of your questions about your workers' compensation benefits and medical coverage. Our attorneys know the workers' compensation laws in both states and can help you understand the process. We can use our experience to ensure that you receive the necessary medical care from your choice of physicians. We encourage you to discuss your case with one of our Rhode Island-based workers' compensation attorneys today. You want to be certain you are receiving the medical treatment you need from the beginning.

Call (888) 281-3100 or contact us online for a free initial consultation.

What Types Of Medical Treatment & Services Are Covered?

Your medical bills should be covered in full by workers' compensation. You should not have to pay deductibles or co-pays. In addition to your medical care and medications, you will receive reimbursement for travel to and from your medical appointments.

Covered medical treatment and services for injured workers may include:

  • Emergency room visits
  • Doctor's appointments
  • Surgery
  • Hospital stays
  • Nursing care
  • Home health care
  • Medications
  • Physical therapy
  • Chiropractic services
  • Rehabilitative therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Psychological care
  • Prostheses
  • Medical equipment

If you need specialized medical treatment, it should be covered by workers' compensation. In some cases, however, you may need a lawyer to advocate for the care you need. We can assist you if your employer or its insurer denies any type of care or service you need after a work injury or occupational illness. We are dedicated to obtaining the benefits our clients need to recover from workplace accidents, injuries, and illnesses. No case is too complex for us to resolve.

Let Us Help You Recover from Your Injuries

If you have questions about your workers' compensation medical benefits, please call us at (888) 281-3100 to schedule a free consultation with an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer in Rhode Island. You can also contact us online. We have offices in Providence and Middletown.

We take workers' compensation cases on contingency fees. This means you pay no attorney fees unless we win compensation for you.

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If you or your loved one suffered severe, life-altering injuries due to someone else’s negligence, we are here to help you fight for justice. For answers to your questions or to schedule a free consultation, contact our personal injury team at (888) 281-3100. We offer our legal services on a contingency fee basis, meaning you only pay attorneys’ fees after we have recovered compensation on your behalf.

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