Coastal Patient Advocates will teach and empower you to chart your healthcare path and to feel secure in your own medical choices. We position ourselves to support you on your healthcare journey, from the facilities you wish to use, to directives you want enforced. We also assist patients in coordinating and organizing the enormous amount of information that accompanies complex problems. If you are dealing with a new diagnosis, a serious illness or you need help managing a complex medical situation, we are here to help because it is our passion!
The mission of Coastal Patient Advocates, LLC is to educate, support and empower our clients as they navigate through the confusing healthcare system. We help patients make the most informed healthcare decisions for themselves and/or their family members to ensure unique needs are considered.
Sharon Harper is the Founder and Clinical Director of the private advocacy firm, Coastal Patient Advocates, LLC. Sharon is also a Charleston native with strong, family ties in the medical community. She grew up on the Isle of Palms. Sharon has a strong healthcare and management background which includes over 30 years of clinical, surgical, legal investigation and supervisory experience in military and the civilian medicine.