About Us

ThePublicHealthApp.com is a division of OCV, LLC., the leaders in mobile app development for public health agencies, WIC programs, law enforcement agencies, public safety and emergency management organizations for over nine years. Our custom apps for iPhone and Android devices help public health agencies reach their citizens where they are: their smartphones.

ThePublicHealthApp.com provides important information through an app so that your citizens can have a simple and convenient way of accessing the resources they need to live a healthy and prosperous life. Our apps can serve your organization from a scale-back app to a general wellness and nutrition information app from your state health agency.

Our Process


Our team of communication strategists will work with your public health agency to determine your specific needs and how they can be met with an app.


Our designers will work to determine the best way to present your information, making the app both helpful and easy to use.


Our experienced team of developers will then work to bring the app to life, implementing the previously determined strategy and design into a unique mobile solution.

Common Features

Take a look at the most popular features we offer our clients and how these features can benefit not only your public health agency, but most importantly, your citizens.


A list of every health care facility or service in your area and its number. Users can call from within the app.

Community Programs

Search for or view a list of all health programs in your area and detailed information on those programs.

Health Hotline

Search or view all hotlines such as child abuse, narcotics and more. You can also call directly from the app, share and save the number.

Clinics and Events

View upcoming clinics in your area, add it to your calendar and read additional info on events.

Instant Push Notifications

Send breaking news alerts, important updates and more right to your citizens’ mobile devices.


Access important health information in any language, including Spanish, Italian and French!

News Releases

See breaking news, press releases and additional updates.

Social Media Integration

Combine all social media accounts into one continuous stream within the app. Updated in real time.

Apps Developed by OCV

Leaders in Public Service App Development

At ThePublicHealthApp.com, we are a part of a team of app developers that have been the leaders in public service app development for over nine years. We develop custom apps for public safety, emergency management and public health agencies across the entire United States, including public health agencies, WIC agencies, sheriffs’ offices, police departments, fire departments and utility companies! Our goal is to build an app that will not only serve your agency the best, but serve your community better than ever before.