Offer to Purchase for Cash
American HomePatient, Inc.
All Outstanding Shares of Its Common Stock
$0.67 Net Per Share
July 7, 2010
To Brokers, Dealers, Commercial Banks, Trust Companies, Custodians, and Other Nominees:
We have been engaged by American HomePatient, Inc., a Nevada corporation (the “ Purchaser ” or the “
Company ”), to act as information agent (the “ Information Agent ”) in connection with Purchaser’s offer to
purchase all outstanding shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “ Shares ”), at a purchase
price of $0.67 per Share, net to the seller in cash, without interest and less applicable withholding taxes, upon the
terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase, dated July 7, 2010 (the “ Offer to
Purchase ”), and in the related Letter of Transmittal (which, together with any amendments or supplements
thereto, collectively constitute the “ Offer ”) enclosed herewith. The description of the Offer in this letter is only a
summary and is qualified by all the terms of, and conditions to, the Offer set forth in the Offer to Purchase and
Letter of Transmittal.
Please furnish copies of the enclosed materials to those of your clients for whose accounts you hold Shares
registered in your name or in the name of your nominee.
Enclosed herewith for your information and to forward to your clients are copies of the following documents:
YOUR PROMPT ACTION IS REQUESTED. WE URGE YOU TO CONTACT YOUR CLIENTS
AS PROMPTLY AS POSSIBLE. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE OFFER AND WITHDRAWAL
RIGHTS EXPIRE AT 5:00 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME, ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2010,
UNLESS THE OFFER IS EXTENDED.
THE OFFER AND WITHDRAWAL RIGHTS EXPIRE AT 5:00 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME,
ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2010, UNLESS THE OFFER IS EXTENDED.
1. Offer to Purchase dated July 7, 2010.
2. Letter of Transmittal, including a Substitute Form W-9, for your use in accepting the Offer and tendering