Glen R. Couchman, MD

Family Physician
Scott & White Healthcare

Chief Medical Officer for Scott & White Healthcare

Family Medicine

Patient Care Emphasis
Medical Administration; Not in Active Practice

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine

  • Scott & White Appointment
    August 2, 1982

  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, MD, 1979
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, BS, 1974

  • Specialty Training
  • Family Medicine Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

  • Publications and Research
  • Couchman GR, Forjuoh SN, Rajab MH, Phillips CD, Yu J. Nonclinical factors associated with primary care physicians' ordering patterns of magnetic resonance imaging/computed tomography for headache. Academic Radiology; 11[7]:735-740.
  • Couchman GR. The future of medicine. Family Practice Management; 9[4]:15.
  • Realini JP, Ortiz E, Turnbull JM, Couchman GR. Family dynamics: a case of incest. Journal of Family Practice; 18[4]:529-7, 540.
  • Couchman GR, Forjuoh SN, Rascoe TG, Reis MD, Koehler B, Walsum KL. E-mail communications in primary care: what are patients' expectations for specific test results? Int.J.Med.Inform. 74[1]:21-30.
  • Couchman GR, Forjuoh SN, Reis MD, Bartels G, Lindzey D. Variation in MRI/CT Utilization among Family Physicians and General Internists in a Multi-Specialty Group Practice. Med.Sci.Monit.11[3]:MT19-MT25.
  • Couchman GR, Forjuoh SN, Rascoe TG. E-mail communications in family practice: what do patients expect? Journal of Family Practice; 50[5]:414-418.
  • Forjuoh SN, Averitt WM, Cauthen DB, Couchman GR, Symm B, Mitchell M. Open-access appointment scheduling in family practice: comparison of a demand prediction grid with actual appointments. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice; 14[4]:259-265.
  • Couchman GR. More good words for capitation. Family Practice Management; 7[6]:13
  • Couchman GR, Rascoe TG, Forjuoh SN. Back-up antibiotic prescriptions for common respiratory symptoms. Patient satisfaction and fill rates. Journal of Family Practice; 49[10]:907-913.
  • Forjuoh SN, Couchman GR, Cauthen DB. PSA testing by age. Journal of Family Practice; 49[7]:659.
  • Couchman GR, Cauthen DB, Forjuoh SN, Edwards JC. A team approach to reducing a financial deficit. Family Practice Management; 6[10]:51-52.

  • Awards and Honors
  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Practice
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

  • Languages Spoken


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508