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An e-learning platform that empowers healthcare providers with knowledge and skills so they can provide evidence-based, safe care for these types of patients.


Start our masterclass on acute care pharmacotherapy to build confidence and get on your journey to expertise.

Reference Library

Start saving time on topic discussion and research by accessing our reference library


PACU's BCEMP Q-Bank is the leading edge of emergency medicine exam preparation.

Live Seminars

Listen to some of most brilliant minds in acute care pharmacotherapy during our live seminars

Literature Review & Patient Case Questions

Explore our Patient Case Questions and Literature Review

What Are You Struggling With?

Staying Organized

Literature is constantly evolving and its hard to keep all of the data organized

Time Management

Patient workload increasing? Administrative tasks constantly pilling up? More than ever having great time management is key to a successful career.


Still working on board certification? Feel like you're not able to not able to make the best recommendation due to low confidence?


Is there a gap between where you want to be and where you currently are with your knowledge of acute care pharmacotherapy?

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Why Choose PACU?

    • Improve your job satisfaction by learning practical skills that will make an immediate difference in patient care.
    • We make it easy to stay on top of the latest information in acute care pharmacotherapy.
    • PACU is an easy-to-use platform that brings pharmacotherapy education and training right into your hospitals.


To empower healthcare providers with the knowledge and skills they need to provide evidence-based, safe care for critically ill patients.


To elevate the practice of every  healthcare professional that provides direct patient care to critically ill patients.

Jimmy L. Pruitt III, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Founder & CEO

Study at Your Own Pace

What’s in it for me?

  • Quickly find the answer you need without spending hours trying to figure it out on your own.

  • Feel confident in providing excellent care for patients

  • Stay up to date with recent evidence on topics like resuscitation, medication errors, and drug interactions

  • No one wants to spend their time searching for research, presentations, and articles. PACU's reference library will save you the hassle of looking for important information you need.

Best Industry Leaders

Live webinars with experts in the field.

Learn Online at Your Own Pace

Masterclasses that are accessible anywhere there's internet

Rewards Program

Get rewarded by engaging with the course material and community forum

Innovative Reference Library

Save yourself hours from looking clinical trials by using PACU's Reference Library that is based on ASHP PGY2 Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, and Pharmacotherapy Competencies

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Features and Benefits

Reference Library

This is an innovative collection of references for the most topics in acute care pharmacotherapy broken down by intervention and type of literature. It includes links to primary literature, review articles, podcasts, and medical blogs to help prepare clinicians for the management of critically ill patients
Think about all the time you’ve spent trying to find specific articles to support your research. Now, imagine saving that time for doing things like eating lunch or taking a shower–now that’s liberating! The PACU Reference Library is your one-stop resource for gaining access to a variety of information and decisions related specifically to caring for acute care patients. With only one username and password, you can save hours of researching without sacrificing quality by receiving up-to-date medical information from trusted sources–the best investment we healthcare provider make! Ready? Set? GO!
  • You’ll never need to spend hours looking for a resource again.
  • Your time is too precious – let us help you save it!
  • Build a reputation as an expert who knows their stuff
  • Get to know your topic better than anyone else
  • Gain the competitive edge with our expert search and analysis.
  • Be more confident in your presentations and topic discussions.
  • Get answers to your questions quickly and easily.

Live Webinar

  • The PACU Live Webinars are a revolutionary way of bringing global knowledge right into the homes of students, residents, and clinicians. Experts from all over give presentations on the common pain points and areas for improvements in acute care pharmacotherapy. These interactions will provide an opportunity for practice development and professional communication.
  • The Live Webinars are the perfect resource to better and broaden your knowledge.
  • The monthly interactive sessions make it easy to learn from any location and provide all of the tools that you need for a successful session.
  •  Say goodbye to having to read dense textbooks or waiting for that pesky penpal correspondence; these webinars will have you covered with endless help from some of the most brilliant minds in this industry!
  • For those new to PACU, we offer a a trial month so you can test-drive our webinar before deciding if face-to-face or online training is best for you.
  • You’ll have access to all of our webinars for life.
  • You’ll be able to learn from the best in your field.
  • Get the latest information on new treatments.
  • Learn how to take care of your patients better than ever before.


PACU Masterclasses are a collection of courses designed to train pharmacists to stay up-to-date with the latest in acute care pharmacotherapy. Each class will have helpful resources and be designed by experts in the field of emergency medicine, critical care, neurology, and cardiology.

  • Learn in a way that’s right for you.
  • Get the education and skills you need to get ahead.
  • You’ll feel more confident about your ability to handle any situation that arises.
  • Learn from expert faculty who have translated their knowledge to the bedside.
  • You’ll be able to translate your knowledge in a way that is practical for patients.
  • Have a better understanding of the science behind medicine.
  • Feel confident in providing excellent care for patients
  • Gain the skills you need to be a successful acute care pharmacist.
  • Improve your job satisfaction by learning practical skills that will make an immediate difference in patient care.
  • Gain confidence in your critical care and hospital pharmacy skills.
  • Pass the boards with ease.
  •  Build a career you can be proud of.

Community Forum

It is a forum in which healthcare professionals can have deep and impactful conversations with other healthcare professionals around safe practices, share resources, and collaborate on important issues within acute care.

  • With PACU Forum, our goal is to help you find community resources to keep you up-to-date and on top of the latest care practices. With this resource, you can interact with your peers in a professional space and learn more about what other professionals like yourself are asking—along with the answers they’ve found.
  • Be a part of something bigger than yourself. – Join an online community that cares about you
  • Get your questions answered by experts in the field.
  • Gain access to exclusive content and events.
  • Quickly find the answer you need without spending hours trying to figure it out on your own.
  • Never feel like you’re stuck with no way out.

Patient Case Scenarios

  • Self-paced assessment of common acute care pharmacotherapy disease states
  • Quiz question designed by pharmacist
  • Questions that make you use your critical thinking skills
  • Test your knowledge of pharmacotherapy
  • Increase your confidence by displaying understanding of the latest evidence based pharmacotherapy
  • Helps practitioners develop confidence and competence by utilizing case studies that depict realistic clinical scenarios. PACU patient case’s help professionals grasp the practical applications of taught concepts. They also prompt reflection by demanding those involved to consider alternative interventions that may have improved the patient outcome. Case studies increase professionals’ participation and enjoyment of learning. Evidence exists that the case-study method improves patient outcomes. Its methodical approach encourages systematic review, preventing medical errors.

Literature Review

  • A review that summarizes current acute care pharmacotherapy research so you don’t have to
  • Audio reviews so that you can listen on the go
  • stay up to date with the lates literature delivered to your fingertips
  • Always have the latest data to discuss on rounds
  • Just 1 minute a day to stay on the top of your game
  • PACU takes away the pain of looking though multiple journals to find the most impactful articles and summarizes data that matters. PACU Literature review provides an audio overview of the data so that you can catch up with the latest data on your walk from your vehicle before your shift.

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