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Unity Health Welcomes New Physician

Hospital news | Monday, April 8, 2019

Unity Health is excited to announce Dr. Delaney L. Kinchen, D.O., has joined Unity Health Graduate Medical Education (GME) and the Unity Health Emergency Medicine Physician Staff.

Kinchen has been practicing medicine for more than 13 years and specializes in emergency medicine. After attending the University of Arkansas in Monticello for his undergraduate studies, Kinchen attended the University of Health Sciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Mo., followed by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Department of Emergency Medicine for his residency. He has previously practiced in Pine Bluff, Monticello and Little Rock. In addition to medicine, his interests include: hunting, fishing, welding and spending time with his family: wife Christy and three children Drake, Caden and Kate.

The Unity Health GME program for osteopathic medicine began July 2015 and is located in Searcy, on the Unity Health−White County Medical Center Campus. The family medicine and internal medicine programs offer three years of intensive, hands-on training and the psychiatry program offers four years of comprehensive training. Consisting of more than 150 physicians representing a broad range of specialties, the programs offer residents excellent educational experiences in both hospital and clinic environments. For more information about the Unity Health GME program, please visit or email


As the leading healthcare provider in an eight-county area, Unity Health and its associates strive to improve the quality of health and well-being for the communities it serves through compassionate care. Unity Health is the largest employer in an eight-county area with more than 2,000 associates. The facility has a combined total of 438 licensed beds and a medical staff of 150 physicians that specialize in various areas of healthcare.

In addition to the White County Medical Center and Specialty Care Campuses, Unity Health in Searcy includes Unity Health – Clarity Health and Wellness, Unity Health – Family Practice Associates, Unity Health – After Hours Clinic, Unity Health – McAfee Medical Clinic, Unity Health - Orthopaedic and Spine Center, Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center and Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center, West, Unity Health – Westside Family Medical Clinic, Unity Health Cardiology Clinic and Unity Health Oncology Clinic.