Why HBS is Joining the Breast Cancer Fight

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016

During our 32-year history, Hungate Business Services (HBS) has often supported the work of or contributed to local causes – such as Agape Outreach, the Smyth County (Va.) Community Hospital Foundation, Claiborne County Healthcare Foundation and Kiwanis Club of Marion – to name a few. This year, we’re leaving our comfort zone and focusing on…

HIPAA Compliance Is Much More than Software

Posted by on Aug 1, 2016
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Increasingly, the feet of hospitals and other healthcare organizations are being held to the fire when it comes to complying with both HIPAA and HITECH mandates. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) was a law originally passed in 1996 that mandates patient data of all kinds should always be protected and kept private –…

Why Companies Need Managed IT Services

Posted by on Sep 19, 2015

Computers and network equipment inevitably fail over a period of time, potentially interrupting business and leading to losses. At Hungate Business Services (HBS), we believe that being proactive through continual monitoring of a network and all its components is simply the best management approach. That’s why we offer clients Managed IT Services – which is…

13 Photos: Why Businesses NEED VoIP!

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015

Over the last few years, as cloud communications have continued to grow, hundreds of thousands of words have been written about the benefits of converting to VoIP. Hungate Business Services has even contributed to that word count from time to time! But sometimes pictures can tell the story better than any amount of column-inch verbiage….