What is the present value of $1,000 to be received in four years

Question

1. Answer
the following using questions using Excel. The interest rate is 8 percent. Show
all work. Time Value of Money Problems

a. What is
the present value of $1,000 to be received in four years?

b. What is
the present value of $1,000 in eight years? Why does the present value fall as
the number of years increases?

c. What
will the value in seven years of $12,000 invested today?

d. How much
would you pay for the right to receive $5,000 at the end of year 1, $4,000 at
the end of year 2, and $8,000 at the end of year 10?

e. How long
will it take for a $2,000 investment to double in value?

f. What
will be the value of 20 years of $500 invested at the end of each year for the
next 20 years?

g. A couple
wishes to save $250,000 over the next 18 years for their child’s college
education. What uniform annual amount must they deposit at the end of each year
to accomplish their objective?

h. How long
must a stream of $600 payments last to justify a purchase price of $7,500.00?
Suppose the stream lasted only 5 years. How large would the salvage value
(liquidating payment) need to be to justify the investment of $7,500.00?

Rate of
Return Problems

i. An
investment of $1,300 today returns $61,000 in 50 years. What is the internal
rate of return on this investment?

j. An
investment costs $750,000 today and promises a single payment of $11.2 million
in 23 years. What is the promised rate of return, IPR, on this investment?

k. What
return do you earn if you pay $22,470 for a stream of $5,000 payments lasting
10 years? What does it mean if you pay less than $22,470 for the stream? More
than $22,470?

l. An
investment promises to double your money in five years. What is the promised
IRR on the investment?

m. The
projected cash flows for an investment appear below. What is the investment’s
IRR?

Year 0 1
2 3 4
5

Cash
flow -$460 -28
75 160 280 190

n. In 1987,
a Van Gough painting, Sunflowers (not reputed to be one of his best), sold at
auction, net of flees, for $36 million. In 1889, 98 years earlier, the same
painting sold for $125. Calculate the rate of return to the seller on this
investment. What does this suggest about the merits of fine art as an
investment?

Bank Loan,
Bond, and Stock Problems

o. How much
would you pay for a 10-year bond with a par value of $1,000 and a 7 percent
coupon rate? Assume interest is paid annually.

p. How much
would you pay for a share of preferred stock paying a $5-per share annual
dividend forever?

q. A
company is planning to set aside money to repay $150 million in bonds that will
be coming due in eight years. How much money would the company need to set aside
at the end of each year for the next eight years to repay the bonds when they
come due? How much would your answer change if the money was deposited at the
beginning of each year?

r. An
individual want to borrow $120,000 from a bank and repay it in six equal annual
end-of year payments, including interest. What should the payments be for the
bank to earn 8 percent on the loan? Ignore taxes and default risk.

NR283 RUA-Pathophysiological Processes – Sickle Cell Anemia

NR283
Pathophysiology

RUA:
Pathophysiological Processes Guidelines

Purpose

This
project is an in depth investigation of a health condition. It will allow for
the expansion of knowledge and the

ability to
generalize larger concepts to a variety of health conditions.

Course
outcomes: This assignment enables the
student to meet the following course outcomes:

1. Explain
the pathophysiologic processes of select health conditions. (PO 1)

2. Predict
clinical manifestations and complications of select disease processes. (PO 1,
8)

3.
Correlate lifestyle, environmental, and other influences with changes in levels
of wellness. (PO 1, 7)

Due date:
Your faculty member will inform you when this assignment is due. The Late
Assignment Policy applies

to this
assignment.

Total
points possible: 100 points

Preparing
the assignment

Follow
these guidelines when completing this assignment. Speak with your faculty
member if you have questions.

1) Select a
disease process that interests you.

2) Obtain
approval of the selected disease process from the course faculty.

a. Faculty
will share how to submit your topic choice for approval.

3) Write a
2?3 page paper (excluding title and reference pages).

4) Include
the following sections about the selected disease process (detailed criteria
listed below and in the Grading

Rubric).

a.
Introduction of disease ? 20 points/20%

• One
paragraph (approximately 200 words)

• Includes
disease description

• Includes
epidemiology of disease

b. Etiology
and risk factors ? 20 points/20%

• Common
causes of the disease or condition

• Risk
factors for the disease or condition

• Impact of
age


Prevalence based on gender,

• Influence
of environment

• Genetic
basis of disease

• Lifestyle
influences

• All
information supported by current literature

c.
Pathophysiological processes ? 20 points/20%

• Describes
changes occurring at the cellular, tissue, and/or organ level that contribute
to the disease

process.

• Describes
adaptation of the cells and body in response to the disease.

• Relates
disease processes to manifested signs and symptoms.

d. Clinical
manifestations and complications ? 20 points/20%

• Describes
the physical signs and symptoms that are important in considering the presence
of the disease.


Identifies signs that contribute to diagnosis of the condition


Identifies symptoms that contribute to diagnosis of the condition.


Identifies complications of the disease.

• Discusses
the implications to the patient when complications are left untreated.

e.
Diagnostics ? 10 points/10%

• Includes
list of common laboratory and diagnostic tests used to determine the presence
of the disease.

2

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• Discusses
the significance of test findings in relation to the disease process.

f. APA
Style and Organization ? 10 points/10%


References are submitted with assignment.

• Uses
appropriate APA format (6th ed.) and is free of errors.

• Grammar
and mechanics are free of errors.

• Paper is
2?3 pages, excluding title and reference pages

• At least
two (2) scholarly, primary sources from the last 5 years, excluding the
textbook, are provided

For writing
assistance (APA, formatting, or grammar) visit the Citation and Writing
Assistance: Writing Papers at CU

page in the
online library.

ASPEN N490 Full Course Latest 2019 JULY

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 1 Discussion

Discuss the
current public image of nursing and how events in history have formed that
image.

Your
initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one
scholarly source other than the textbook. Please reply to at least two
classmates. Replies to classmates should be at least 200 words in length.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 2 Discussion

When
discussing stress and burnout in nursing, the nursing shortage is a concern
that comes to the top of the list (for legal and ethical reasons), both for
working nurses and educational faculty. Find an article that explores this
issue, summarize the article’s findings, and add a possible solution to the
problem.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 3 Discussion

As
technology in healthcare continues a shift to homecare is inevitable, safety is
of utmost importance. Review the most current Patient Safety Goals for homecare
found under the NPSG Program Links. Review the 5 NPGS listed for the Home Care
option and discuss each one related to how the nurse can ensure they are met.
Finally, locate an article that discusses technology and home care and
summarize the findings. How will this shift to home care impact your day-to-day
nursing practice?

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 4 Discussion

Mental
illness in the community does not discriminate. It can impact women, men, young
children, adolescents, the elderly, and any nationality. For this discussion,
choose one population along with one mental health disorder and describe how
the disorder impacts that population as they attempt to be part of the
community. Finally, explain one nursing intervention that would assist them to
be successful.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 5 Discussion

First,
describe the difference between cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol
(THC). Second, Project CBD lists several conditions which CBD is known to help.
Research one (1) condition and explain the findings of your research related to
how CBD is shown in the literature to alleviate symptoms (be sure to cite
literature, and not just give opinions).

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 6 Discussion

Lack of
cultural awareness and failure to provide culturally competent care can impact
patients in a negative manner, adding more stress, and resulting in inadequate
care provided by nurses. First answer: What makes a nurse culturally competent?
Then explain a situation in your practice as a nurse where either cultural
competence was at the forefront of care or was lacking.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 7 Discussion

When
looking at violence in healthcare, human trafficking is an essential topic to
discuss as healthcare providers. However, many nurses come in contact with a
victim yet are not knowledgeable on the signs to look for and actions to take.
Discuss what your role is as a nurse in realizing the signs and what
interventions are necessary.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 8 Discussion

How have
you met the course objectives listed in the syllabus? Has the material in the
course changed your professional practice? How might learning about issues and
trends in nursing influence your professional practice?

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 1 Assignment

Assignment:

Building
the Profession of Nursing

Write a
1000-1500 word APA paper addressing each of the following points. Be sure to
completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. There should be two
main sections, one for each bullet below. Separate each section in your paper
with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you are
addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least
three (3) sources using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the
APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct
APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria
for this assignment.

Explore the
history of nursing and choose two events/topics from history related to nursing
(ie education, practices, important people, etc.) and explain each one in
detail and why they are important to the nursing profession.

Research
two professional nursing organizations and discuss the following for each
organization chosen:

The name of
the organization and why this organization is important to nursing

What
resources they provide to members

Cost of
membership and how many members are part of the organization

Current
issues the organization is working on

Finally,
after researching this question answer in detail: Why are Professional
Organizations in general important to nursing as a profession?

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 2 Assignment

Assignment:

Role Strain
and Burnout in Nursing

Write a
1000-1500 word essay addressing each of the following points/questions. Be sure
to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. There should be
three main sections, one for each bullet below. Separate each section in your
paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you
are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least
three (3) sources using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the
APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct
APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria
for this assignment.

What
happens to the nurse when role stress or strain becomes too overwhelming? What
happens to patient care? How is this related to possible ethic and legal
issues? Discuss how nurses can manage or reduce role stress and role strain.

Explain two
issues that lead to nurse burnout and discuss a solution for each issue.

Think of an
experience in your nursing profession where you either felt strain or burnout
and how you overcame this event. (Since this is personal experience, you can
use first person narration for this portion of your essay.)

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 3 Assignment

Assignment:

Telehealth
and Beyond

Create a
PowerPoint presentation that addresses each of the following points/questions.
Be sure to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. Use clear
headings that allow your professor to know which bullet you are addressing on
the slides in your presentation. Support your content with at least three (3) sources
using APA citations throughout your presentation. Make sure to cite the sources
using the APA writing style for the presentation. Include a slide for your
references at the end. Follow best practices for PowerPoint presentations
related to text size, color, images, effects, wordiness, and multimedia
enhancements. Review the rubric criteria for this assignment.

Describe
the need for Telehealth services. Explain the difference between Synchronous
Telehealth and Asynchronous Telehealth. Finally, offer your personal opinions
related to this new mechanism for health care (first person narration can be
used for this final part).

Find an
article that discusses another new or upcoming technology change. Discuss the
main points of the article related to the technology (remember to cite the
article). Then explain how nursing will be directly impacted by this new
technology listing one positive and one possible downside.

Title Slide
(1 slide)

Objective
Slide (1 slide)

Need for
Telehealth services. (2-3 slides)

Difference
between Synchronous Telehealth and Asynchronous Telehealth. (1-2 slides)

Personal
opinions of Telehealth. (1-2 slides)

Article on
new or upcoming technology change, with main points regarding technology.
(remember to cite the article) (2-4 slides)

How nursing
is impacted by this new technology. (2-3
slides)

References
(1 slide)

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 4 Assignment

Assignment:

Mental
Health in the Community

Write a
1000-1500 word essay addressing each of the following points/questions. Be sure
to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. There should be
three main sections, one for each bullet below. Separate each section in your
paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you
are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least
three (3) sources using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the
APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct
APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria
for this assignment.

Go to the
Healthy People 2020 website and search for Mental Health and Mental Disorders.
After reading the Overview section, pick and note 2 objectives/goals from the
list that you feel affect your community and explain why these were chosen. As
a nurse, what can you do to help the community move towards this goal?

Explain how
physical health and mental health are correlated. What impact does each have on
the other? Give at least one detailed example of how either a specific physical
ailment leads to a breakdown in mental health or how a specific mental health
disorder can lead to physical issues.

Explain
Trauma Informed Care in detail. How you can use Trauma Informed Care to assist
a child who has been impacted by trauma?

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 5 Assignment

Assignment:

Cannabis
101 for Nurses

Write a
1000-1500 word essay addressing each of the following points. Be sure to
completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. There should be two
main sections, one for each bullet below. Separate each section in your paper
with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you are
addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least
three (3) sources using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the
APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct
APA do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria
for this assignment.

Explain how
cannabis works in the body by including information regarding the
endocannabinoid system (ECS) and endocannabinoid deficiency syndrome.

Describe
four different delivery routes patients may use cannabis, the onset of action
for each, and one pro and one con of each route.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 6 Assignment

Assignment:

Expanding
Cultural Knowledge

Create a
PowerPoint presentation that addresses each of the following points/questions. Be
sure to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. Use clear
headings that allow your professor to know which bullet you are addressing on
the slides in your presentation. Support your content with at least three (3)
sources using APA citations throughout your presentation. Make sure to cite the
sources using the APA writing style for the presentation. Include a slide for
your references at the end. Follow best practices for PowerPoint presentations
related to text size, color, images, effects, wordiness, and multimedia
enhancements. Review the rubric criteria for this assignment.

Pick a
cultural group (different from yours) that you commonly care for at work.
Research the answers to the following…

Health
Beliefs and Practices

Family patterns

Communication
style

Space
orientation and Time orientation

Nutritional
Patterns

Pain
Responses

Childbirth
and perinatal care

Death and
Dying

Spirituality,
religion, and faith (include holy days)

Prayer and
meditation

What
knowledge did you gain about this group that you were not aware of?

How will
this knowledge change the way you care for this cultural group?

Title Slide
(1 slide)

Objective
Slide (1 slide)

Health
Beliefs and Practices (1-2 slide)

Family
patterns (1-2 slide)

Communication
style (1-2 slide)

Space
orientation and Time orientation (1-2 slide)

Nutritional
Patterns (1-2 slide)

Pain
Responses (1-2 slide)

Childbirth
and perinatal care (1-2 slide)

Death and
Dying (1-2 slide)

Spirituality,
religion, and faith (include holy days) (1-2 slide)

Prayer and
meditation (1-2 slide)

What
knowledge did you gain about this group that you were not aware of? (1-2 slide)

How will
this knowledge change the way you care for this cultural group? (1-2 slide)

References
(1 slide)

Assignment
Expectations:

Length:
15-27 slides

Structure:
Include a title slide, objective slide, content slides, reference slide in APA
format.

References:
Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources
utilized to answer the questions. A
minimum of three (3) scholarly sources are required for this assignment.

Rubric:
This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of your
assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you have
addressed its criteria at the highest level.

Format:
Save your assignment as a Microsoft PPT document (.pptx) or a PDF document
(.pdf)

File name:
Name your saved file according to your first initial, last name, and the
assignment number (for example, “RHall Assignment 1.docx”)

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 7 Assignment

Teaching
Violence in the Workplace

Create a
teaching PowerPoint presentation that addresses each of the following
points/questions. Be sure to completely answer all the questions for each
bullet point. Use clear headings that allow your professor to know which bullet
you are addressing on the slides in your presentation. Support your content
with at least three (3) sources using APA citations throughout your
presentation. Make sure to cite the sources using the APA writing style for the
presentation. Include a slide for your references at the end. Follow best
practices for PowerPoint presentations related to text size, color, images,
effects, wordiness, and multimedia enhancements. Review the rubric criteria for
this assignment.

This week
you are to create a PowerPoint as if you are teaching this information to your
colleagues.

Guns in the
Workplace: prepare for an active shooter (what is the protocol and preparations
your workplace has taken – if none have been developed describe what should be
taken). What is the responsibility as a nurse caring for patients in an active
shooter scenario?

Bullying in
Nursing: Bullying in the nursing workforce has become an increasing topic of
concern. Research this topic and describe reasons why bullying is a problem in
nursing. Provide suggestions for a new nurse who is being bullied by coworkers.
What is your responsibility if you see a fellow nurse being bullied?

Title Slide
(1 slide)

Objective
Slide (1 slide)

Preparing
for an active shooter (2-3 slides)

Responsibility
for patients in an active shooter scenario? (1-2 slides).

Why
bullying is a problem in nursing (2-3 slides)

Suggestions
for a new nurse being bullied (2-3 slides)

Your
responsibility (1-2 slides)

References
(1 slide)

Assignment
Expectations:

Length:
11-16 slides

Structure:
Include a title slide, objective slide, content slides, reference slide in APA
format.

References:
Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources
utilized to answer the questions. A
minimum of three (3) scholarly sources are required for this assignment.

Rubric:
This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of your
assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you have addressed
its criteria at the highest level.

Format:
Save your assignment as a Microsoft PPT document (.pptx) or a PDF document
(.pdf)

File name:
Name your saved file according to your first initial, last name, and the
assignment number (for example, “RHall Assignment 1.docx”)

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 8 Assignment

Nursing:
Today and Beyond

Write a
1500-2000 word essay addressing each of the following points/questions. Be sure
to completely answer all the questions for each bullet point. There should be
three main sections, one for each bullet below. Separate each section in your
paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you
are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least
five (5) sources using citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the APA
writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page in correct APA
do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the Signature Assignment
rubric criteria for this assignment.

Describe at
least three challenges nurses face today in care delivery. These can be
ethical, legal, financial, or social. Provide at least one way to successfully
overcome each challenge.

In the
Institute of Medicine’s 2010 Future of Nursing report, the committee developed
four key messages. Choose one message, explain the message in detail, and why
it is important to the nursing profession.

Explain
each of the Institute of Medicine’s five core competencies and describe ways in
which nursing practice can meet each of these. Identify at least one obstacle
for each and explain in detail how it can be overcome.

ASPEN N490 All Modules Discussions Latest 2019 JULY

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 1 Discussion

Discuss the
current public image of nursing and how events in history have formed that
image.

Your
initial posting should be at least 400 words in length and utilize at least one
scholarly source other than the textbook. Please reply to at least two
classmates. Replies to classmates should be at least 200 words in length.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 2 Discussion

When
discussing stress and burnout in nursing, the nursing shortage is a concern
that comes to the top of the list (for legal and ethical reasons), both for
working nurses and educational faculty. Find an article that explores this
issue, summarize the article’s findings, and add a possible solution to the
problem.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 3 Discussion

As
technology in healthcare continues a shift to homecare is inevitable, safety is
of utmost importance. Review the most current Patient Safety Goals for homecare
found under the NPSG Program Links. Review the 5 NPGS listed for the Home Care
option and discuss each one related to how the nurse can ensure they are met.
Finally, locate an article that discusses technology and home care and
summarize the findings. How will this shift to home care impact your day-to-day
nursing practice?

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 4 Discussion

Mental
illness in the community does not discriminate. It can impact women, men, young
children, adolescents, the elderly, and any nationality. For this discussion,
choose one population along with one mental health disorder and describe how
the disorder impacts that population as they attempt to be part of the
community. Finally, explain one nursing intervention that would assist them to
be successful.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 5 Discussion

First,
describe the difference between cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol
(THC). Second, Project CBD lists several conditions which CBD is known to help.
Research one (1) condition and explain the findings of your research related to
how CBD is shown in the literature to alleviate symptoms (be sure to cite
literature, and not just give opinions).

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 6 Discussion

Lack of
cultural awareness and failure to provide culturally competent care can impact
patients in a negative manner, adding more stress, and resulting in inadequate
care provided by nurses. First answer: What makes a nurse culturally competent?
Then explain a situation in your practice as a nurse where either cultural
competence was at the forefront of care or was lacking.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 7 Discussion

When
looking at violence in healthcare, human trafficking is an essential topic to
discuss as healthcare providers. However, many nurses come in contact with a
victim yet are not knowledgeable on the signs to look for and actions to take.
Discuss what your role is as a nurse in realizing the signs and what
interventions are necessary.

N490 Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing

Module 8 Discussion

How have
you met the course objectives listed in the syllabus? Has the material in the
course changed your professional practice? How might learning about issues and
trends in nursing influence your professional practice?